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Booklet/Brochure
Direcionando as Cidades para o Uso Eficiente de Recursos: 8 Mensagens Principais para Formuladores de Políticas
United Nations Environment Programme

Este documento visa apresentar aos decisores políticos das cidades um conjunto de oito mensagens-chave que a ONU Meio Ambiente reconhece como fundamentais para tornar as cidades mais eficientes no uso de recursos. O documento também traz exemplos concretos de políticas locais bem-sucedidas. Cada mensagem apresenta um estudo de caso de uma cidade para destacar os benefícios das medidas tomadas para aumentar a eficiência dos recursos.


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Vision: A Prosperous Western Indian Ocean Region with Healthy Rivers, Coasts and Oceans
United Nations Environment Programme

The Nairobi Convention is a partnership between governments, civil society and the private sector, working towards a prosperous Western Indian Ocean Region with healthy rivers, coasts and oceans. It pursues this vision by providing a mechanism for regional cooperation, coordination and collaborative actions; it enables the Contracting Parties to harness resources and expertise from a wide range of stakeholders and interest groups; and in this way it helps solve inter-linked problems of the region’s coastal and marine environment.


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Responsible Production: A Framework for Chemical Hazard Management for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises: Incorporating best practice from Safer Production, APELL and Corporate Social Responsibility
United Nations Environment Programme, AccountAbility

This booklet, along with the Responsible Production Guidance and Toolkit and the Responsible Production Training Package, focuses on application at the local level. It provides the basis for identifying, understanding and responding to not only the chemical hazards themselves but also to the needs and concerns of local business partners, suppliers and communities that may have an effect on or be affected by them.


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IEA Training Manual: A Training Manual on Integrated Environmental Assessment and Reporting
United Nations Environment Programme

The purpose of the IEA Training Manual is to help build capacity for forward-looking integrated environmental assessment (IEA) and reporting at the subglobal level.


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Combating Wildlife and Forest Crime in the Danube-Carpathian Region
United Nations Environment Programme, World Wildlife Fund, Eurac Research

This booklet supports and includes recommendations for a full and comprehensive programme to address and maximize the effectiveness and impact of the legal, institutional and technical framework, tools and collaboration in place to combat illegal logging and wildlife crime in the Danube-Carpathian region. The analysis highlights the findings of a 2016 legal analysis, and pays special attention to illegal logging, illegal fishing of sturgeon and the caviar trade, the illegal killing of birds and the poaching of large carnivores.


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Ebola & Great Apes
United Nations Environment Programme

There are direct links between Ebola outbreaks in humans and the contact with infected bushmeat from gorillas and chimpanzees


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Harnessing Opportunity: Wastewater as a Managed Resource
United Nations Environment Programme

This publication showcases some of the innovative approaches being used and provides guidance on how communities can put their wastewater to purposeful reuse — asreclaimed water — for the benefit of all.


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Global Adaptation Network Brochure
United Nations Environment Programme

Adaptation is a multidisciplinary undertaking, requiring collaboration from diverse actors operating in different sectors and this makes it critical to share information. While much knowledge exists for successful adaptation, it is often fragmented and not always accessible to diverse stakeholders. The mobilization and sharing of knowledge and experiences is therefore, critical for informing adaptation decision-making, planning and practice. The Global Adaptation Network (GAN) aims to address this need.


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Humanitarian Action and the Environment
United Nations Environment Programme, Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

Disasters and conflicts, as well as relief and recovery operations, impact the environment in ways that threaten human life, health, livelihoods and security. Failure to address these risks can undermine the relief process, causing additional loss of life, displacement, aid dependency and increased vulnerability. Disaster managers and humanitarian workers can take action to avoid this. This document helps to explain how.


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27 Roteiros de Turismo Sustentável no Rio de Janeiro
United Nations Environment Programme

O Passaporte Verde é uma iniciativa do Programa das Nações Unidas para o Meio Ambiente para promover práticas sustentáveis no setor do turismo. Com 27 roteiros de turismo autêntico no Rio de Janeiro, este catálogo especial convida a todos a se unirem a Campanha do Dia Mundial do Meio Ambiente #EstouComANatureza. O turismo sustentável, nesse contexto, tem um papel de destaque, podendo potencializar o sentimento de pertencimento à natureza pelos cidadãos viajantes, além de ampliar a visitação aos Parques Nacionais, encontrando no próprio passeio uma estratégia de conservação.


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