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Summary of the sixth global environment outlook GEO-6 regional assessments: Key findings and policy messages: UNEP/EA.2/INF/17
United Nations Environment Programme

The present note summarizes the key findings and policy messages stemming from the Global Environment Outlook (GEO-6) assessments conducted for the six United Nations Environment Programme regions (Africa, Asia and the Pacific, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, North America and West Asia1,2), pursuant to resolution 1/4 of the first session of the United Nations Environment Assembly.


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2016
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GEO-6: Global Environment Outlook: Regional Assessment for Africa
United Nations Environment Programme

The GEO 6 regional assessment recognizes Africa’s rich natural capital - the diversity of soil, geology, biodiversity, water,landscapes and habitats- which if wisely managed, hold the promise to lead the region to a future where ecosystem integrity,as well as human health and well-being are continuously enhanced. It also observes that the economic growth of Africa hingeson the sustainable management of its natural capital that involves reconciling wise stewardship with human development fortoday’s population and future generations. This requires both the protection and valuation of these natural assets, as well aseffectively communicating their importance.


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2016
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GEO-6: Global Environment Outlook: Regional assessment for Latin America and the Caribbean
United Nations Environment Programme

This regional Global Environment Outlook (GEO) report,the fourth for Latin America and the Caribbean (with theprevious GEO regional assessment for LAC published in2010), places emphasis on identifying some of the mostworrying and persistent threats to the region through anenvironmental lens, but also on the achievements, successstories and opportunities in the region.


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2016
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GEO-6: Global Environment Outlook: Regional assessment for Asia and the Pacific
United Nations Environment Programme

The sixth Global Environment Outlook (GEO-6) Regional Assessment for Asia and the Pacific paints a comprehensive picture of the environmental factors contributing to human health and well-being at the regional level. Backed by a large body of recent, credible scientific evidence, regional-wide consultations and a robust intergovernmental process, the assessment demonstrates economic growth and improved access to basic services in the region. It also highlights the complexity of the interlinked environmental, social and economic challenges now confronting decision makers.


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2016
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Резюме Региональных Оценок В Рамках Шестой Глобальной GEO-6: Экологической Перспективы:Ключевые Выводы И Политические Тезисы: UNEP/EA.2/INF/17
Организации Объединенных Наций по окружающей среде

В настоящей записке обобщаются ключевые выводы и политические тезисы по итогам оценок в рамках подготовки доклада «Глобальная экологическая перспектива» (ГЭП-6), проведенных по шести регионам деятельности Программы Организации Объединенных Наций по окружающей среде (Африка, Азия и Тихоокеанский регион, Европа, Латинская Америка и Карибский бассейн, Северная Америка и Западная Азия)1, 2 согласно резолюции 1/4 первой сессии Ассамблеи Организации Объединенных Наций по окружающей среде.


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2016
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Rapidly growing middle class presents severe challenge for the environment and human health in Asia and the Pacific: Global Environmental Outlook 6 - Factsheet
United Nations Environment Programme

The factsheet highlihts the findings of the GEO 6 Regional Assessment of the state of environment in Asia Pacific


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2016
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Land Degradation, Desertification “Most Critical Challenges” in West Asia, as Rolling Conflicts Damage Environment, Human Health: Global Environmental Outlook 6 - Factsheet
United Nations Environment Programme

The factsheet highlihts the findings of the GEO 6 Regional Assessment of the state of environment in West Asia


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2016
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Résumé des évaluations régionales dans le cadre du sixième rapport sur l'avenir l'environnement mondial GEO-6: Principales conclusions et messages politiques: UNEP/EA.2/INF/17
Programme des nations unies pour l'environnement

La présente note résume les principales conclusions et messages politiques des évaluations menées dans le cadre du programme pour l’avenir de l’environnement dans le monde (GEO-6) dans les six régions du programme des Nations Unies pour l’environnement (Afrique, Amérique du Nord, Amérique latine et Caraïbes, Asie et Pacifique, Asie occidentale et Europe1,2), conformément à la résolution 1/4 de la première session de l’Assemblée générale des Nations Unies.


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2016
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GEO-6: Global Environment Outlook: Regional assessment for North America
United Nations Environment Programme

The sixth Global Environment Outlook (GEO-6) Regional Assessment for North America paints a comprehensive picture of the environmental factors contributing to human health and well-being at the regional level. Backed by a largebodyofrecent,crediblescientificevidence,regional-wide consultations and a robust intergovernmental process, the assessment demonstrates that regional and global multilateral environmental agreements have improved environmental conditions in North America.


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2016
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Land, Water, Biodiversity, and Air Quality under Pressure in Africa: Global Environmental Outlook 6 - Factsheet
United Nations Environment Programme

The factsheet highlihts the findings of the GEO 6 Regional Assessment of the state of environment in Africa


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2016