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Serials
Ozonaction newsletter no. 31
United Nations Environment Programme

Newsletter dedicated to the protection of the ozone layer and implementation of Montreal Protocol. This is a quarterly publication which details Ozone action programme under the multilateral fund.


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1999
Reports and Books
Ukraine Environmental Performance Reviews
United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

The Environmental Performance Review of Ukraine started with its preparatory mission in November 1997. This mission resulted in the agreed structure of the review. The team carrying out the review consisted of national and international experts.


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1999
Reports and Books
Checklist of herpetofauna listed in the CITES appendices and in EC Regulation 338/97
United Nations Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre (United Nations Environment Programme-WCMC)

The intention of this work is to provide a combined list of amphibian and reptile species included in the Appendices to CITES, the Annexes of the European Community (EC) Regulation 338/97, and to list their IUCN (World Conservation Union) conservation status category. This revised edition incorporates additions and amendments to the CITES appendices up to and including those made at the 10 th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties in Zimbabwe in June 1997 (effective from 18 September 1997). The IUCN status categories given here are those current at the time of preparation, as represented in the 1996 IUCNRed List of ThreatenedAnimals (IUCN. 1996).


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1999
Reports and Books
Checklist of birds listed in the CITES appendices and in EC Regulation 338/97
United Nations Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre (United Nations Environment Programme-WCMC)

In April 1991, the Nature Conservancy Council for England, Countryside Council for Wales and Scottish Natural Heritage acting together through the Joint Nature Conservation Committee were appointed by the Secretary of State for the Environment as the United Kingdom's Scientific Authority for Animals under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). CITES regulates international trade in wild animals and plants and in products derived from them, to help to ensure their conservation on a worldwide scale. The purpose of CITES is to regulate international trade in endangered wild animals and plants and in products derived from them, to help to ensure their conservation on a worldwide scale.


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1999
Manuals and Guides
Capacity Building for Integrated Environmental Assessment Assessment and Reporting
United Nations Environment Programme

This document tries to provide accurate assessment of the state of the environment and consequences of policies is critical for effective sustainable development decision making.


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1999
Reports and Books
Cultural and spiritual values of biodiversity
United Nations Environment Programme

Weaving together philosophical, historical, legal, scientific and personal viewpoints, this book gives a rich sample of the vast web which makes up our cultural, spiritual and social diversity. The volume highlights the central importance of cultural and spiritual values in the appreciation and preservation of all life and argues that these values give us a true reflection of worth. It demonstrates how many cultures see Nature as an extension of society, and how sensitive stewardship is an integral part of existence.


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1999
GEO
Chile State of the Environment 1999 - GEO Chile
University of Chile - Centre for Public Policy Analysis (CAPP)

Assessment of the environment and natural resources in Chile undertaken by the University of Chile, Centre for Public Policy Analysis (CAPP). This 409-page report analyses eight key environmental fields as well as the pressures and policies related to these topics.


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1999
GEO
Peru National State of the Environment Report 2000 - GEO Peru
National Environmental Commission (CONAM) - Peru

Assessment of the environment and policy in Peru undertaken by the National Environmental Commission (CONAM). The report examines the country’s natural resources, as well as pressures on these resources (manufacturing, mining and fishing contamination etc.), and provides policy priorities.


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1999
GEO
Global Environment Outlook 2000
United Nations Environment Programme

Global Environment Outlook 2000


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1999