Annual Report
UN Environment 2016 Annual Report: Empowering People to Protect the Planet
United Nations Environment Programme, United Nations Environment Programme

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Champions of the earth – UNEP 2015 Annual Report
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Five inspirational environmental leaders from the worlds of government, business, research and grassroots activism received the UN’s highest environmental accolade, the Champions of the Earth Award, at a ceremony marking the close of the Sustainable Development Goals summit in September 2015.


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2016
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A victory for the Climate in Paris – UNEP 2015 Annual Report
United Nations Environment Programme

On 12 December 2015, at the 21st meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP21) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, 195 countries adopted the Paris Agreement, one of the most important international agreements in history.


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2016
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Multilateral Environmental Agreements: UNEP-hosted global coventions in 2015: United Nations Environment Programme: Annual Report 2015
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

UNEP hosted global conventions in 2015


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United Nations Environment Programme: Annual Report 2015
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

UNEP Annual Report


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Key Financials - UNEP 2015 Annual Report
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Expenditures were able to exceed income as a result of balances brought forward from the past biennium that were to be spent in the 2014-2015 biennium. Income inclusive of programme support. These figures are indicative and could change when the final accounts are completed in April 2016.


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Sustainable Development Goals: United Nations Environment Programme: Annual Report 2015
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

UNEP’s role in environmental sustainability for the 2030 Agenda. In September, the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was adopted. The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) aim to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure peace and prosperity for all. About half of the SDGs are directly environmental in focus or address the sustainability of natural resources: poverty, health, food and agriculture, water and sanitation, human settlements, energy, climate change, sustainable consumption and production, oceans, and terrestrial ecosystems. UNEP promotes environmental sustainability as a crucial enabling factor in ensuring the health of our planet, and is committed to working with all parties to ensure the success of the ambitious agenda.


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UNEP results: United Nations Environment Programme: Annual Report 2015
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

UNEP in numbers


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2016
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Environmental governance: Strengthening global governance in an interconnected world - UNEP 2015 Annual Report
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

In its work on environmental governance, the overarching element that needs to be strengthened to implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and other international frameworks, including the recently adopted Paris Agreement, UNEP focuses on three areas: Coherence and synergy – Improving the manner in which the UN system and multilateral environmental agreements achieve policy coherence. Law and institutions – Enhancing the capacities of countries to establish and enforce legal and institutional frameworks to address environmental priorities. Mainstreaming the environment into development processes – Assisting countries to integrate environment into sectoral and development processes and plans, including those on poverty reduction.


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2016
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Message from Ban Ki-Moon UN Secretary-General - UNEP 2015 Annual Report
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

The final months of 2015 saw two inspiring advances for humankind and victories for multilateralism: in September, the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and in December, the Paris Agreement on climate change.


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2016