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Zero Draft - Durban Declaration on Taking Action for Environmental Sustainability and Prosperity in Africa [Draft]
United Nations Environment Programme

1. The key outcomes of AMCEN 17 are: (i) an omnibus decision on all priority subject areas (ii) Durban declaration with an annex 1 of key policy messages.
2. All provisions in the decision should be actionable, measurable and implementable. The declaration should contain only high level political and strategic commitments. The annex to the declaration should contain other political messages at policy level on the priority subjects of this session.
3. The purpose is to focus on implementation as opposed to lengthy and unimplementable provisions as there already enough decisions.


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2019
Omnibus Decision AMCEN 17/1: Taking Action on Environmental and Natural Resources Sustainability in Africa [Draft]
United Nations Environment Programme

The key outcomes of AMCEN 17 are: (i) an omnibus decision on all priority subject areas (ii) Durban declaration with an annex 1 of key policy messages.
2. All provisions in the decision should be actionable, measurable and implementable. The declaration should contain only high level political and strategic commitments. The annex to the declaration should contain other political messages at policy level on the priority subjects of this session.
3. The purpose is to focus on implementation as opposed to lengthy and unimplementable provisions as there are already enough decisions.


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2019
AMCEN Bureaus: 1985 - 2019
United Nations Environment Programme, African Ministerial Conference on the Environment

AMCEN/17/INF/2: AMCEN Bureaus: 1985 - 2019


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2019
Key messages from the Africa Major Groups and Stakeholders during the opening of the Seventeenth Session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment
United Nations Environment Programme, African Ministerial Conference on the Environment

Key messages from the Africa Major Groups and Stakeholders’ during the opening of the Seventeenth Session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment


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2019
[Side Events - Seventeenth Regular Session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment (AMCEN)]
United Nations Environment Programme

List of side events at the Seventeenth Regular Session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment (AMCEN).


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2019
Annotated Provisional Agenda - African Ministerial Conference on the Environment - Seventeenth Session, Expert Segment
United Nations Environment Programme

Annotated provisional agenda- Expert segment


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2019
Annotated Provisional Agenda - African Ministerial Conference on the Environment - Seventeenth session, Ministerial Segment
United Nations Environment Programme
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2019
Action for Environmental Sustainability and Prosperity in Africa: Embracing Policy Delivery and Implementation Through the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment - Note by the Secretariat
United Nations Environment Programme

This note is calls for action for environmental sustainability and prosperity in Africa.


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2019
Policy Implications and Financing Opportunities for the implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions in Africa: Role of African Policy Makers: Note by the secretariat [Advance]
United Nations Environment Programme

Ministerial policy dialogues in the context of the theme of the seventeenth session, “Taking action for environmental sustainability and prosperity in Africa”: policy implications and financing opportunities for the implementation of nationally determined contributions in Africa: the role of African ministers and policymakers.


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2019
Report of the Secretariat for the Period from July 2017 to October 2019 - African Ministerial Conference on the Environment Seventeenth session [Advance]
United Nations Environment Programme

The aim of the present report is to provide information to participants at the seventeenth session of the Conference on the status of implementation of decisions adopted by the Conference at its sixteenth session, held in Libreville from 12 to 16 June 2017, and its seventh special session, held in Nairobi from 17 to 19 September 2018, and of other activities during the reporting period. The
report provides a summary of a number of key activities related to the Conference and their associated outcomes and should in no way be considered exhaustive in terms of the activities that may have been undertaken since the sixteenth session. The report also provides information on key documents produced by the secretariat during the intersessional period. Finally, the report highlights a number of
considerations for the Conference at its seventeenth session.


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2019