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Boyd, Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment 25 October, Geneva, Switzerland [ Press release ] Environmental hazards kill 8 million a year: UN expert urges global recognition of the human right to a healthy environment 8 October, Geneva, Switzerland [ Press release ] Climate change: Act now or pay a high price, says UN expert 13 September, Geneva, Switzerland [ Press release ] UN experts urge prompt ratification of landmark Latin America and Caribbean environment treaty 31 June, Geneva, Switzerland [ Press release ] Bangladesh: Tigers’ Sundarbans Forest habitat threatened by heedless industrialisation, says UN expert 1 June, Geneva, Switzerland [ Press release ] World Environment Day – 5 June 2018 30 May, Geneva, Switzerland [ Press release ] UN experts urge Kenya to protect environmental defenders 7 May, Geneva, Switzerland   [ Press release ] UN experts urge Poland to ensure free and full participation at climate talks 9 March, Geneva, Switzerland HRC37, Resolution 37/8 renewing the mandate and appointing David R. (...) , organized by the Geneva Environment Network meeting [ Invitation ] 20-21 September 2016, Geneva, Switzerland Expert consultation on biodiversity and human rights [ Concept Note ] 1-5 September 2016, Honolulu, USA International Union for Conservation of Nature [IUCN] World Conservation Congress - Local and Global Leaders’ Dialogue, organized by UNDP Equator Initiative - Leave no one behind: Conservation, Rights and Sustainable Development, organized by IUCN - “Knowledge Café: Towards a rights-based approach to protect the environment in international development - Keynote address – “Judges and Nature”, organized by IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law [WCEL], the Hawaii Supreme Court, UNEP and partners - WCC Workshop: Strengthening responsibility and accountability of the private sector and the state for ecosystem degradation and the disruptive impacts on human rights and economic and social justice, organized by IUCN Commission on Environmental, Economic and Social Policy [CEESP] 29 August 2016, Geneva, Switzerland Press Release - " IUCN World Conservation Congress - 'Make human rights the priority in all conservation efforts' – UN experts urge governments" 27 June 2016, Montevideo, Uruguay ”Human Rights and Environment Advances and challenges for sustainable development” (...) [Click here to assess full report of the meeting] 28 July –1 August 2013, Costa Rica The Independent Expert undertook a county mission to Costa Rica [for more details, click here ]. 26-27 July 2013, Panama Regional Consultation on the Relation between Environmental Protection and Vulnerable Groups, convened by the Independent Expert, OHCHR and UNEP [ programme , consultation report ] 21-22 June 2013, Geneva, Switzerland Consultation on the Relation between Environmental Protection and Substantive Human Rights as well as Extraterritorial Obligations, convened by the Independent Expert and OHCHR [ concept note and programme ] 7 March 2013, Geneva, Switzerland Human Rights Council 22nd Session The Independent Expert presented his report to the Council [for more details, click here ]. 22-23 February 2013, Nairobi, Kenya Expert Consultation on Procedural Rights and Obligations, convened by the Independent Expert, OHCHR and UNEP [ programme , consultation report ] 18-20 February 2013, Nairobi, Kenya Global Ministerial Environment Forum, Rio +20: From Outcome to Implementation The Independent Expert made an intervention “ The Role of Human Rights in the Follow-up to Rio+20 ” VIEW THIS PAGE IN: 中文 русский Español Tags Environment Back to top Our Work The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights is the leading United Nations entity in the field of human rights, with a unique mandate to promote and protect all human rights for all people. © OHCHR 1996-2022 Latest Feature Stories Media Center Meetings & Events Resources Databases Library Publications Connect Contact Us Follow us Work With Us Global Social Channels Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Donate Contact Copyrights Privacy Policy Terms of use
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Score: 702544.2 - https://www.ohchr.org/en/speci...ures/sr-environment/activities
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For us, cooperation at the national, regional, and global level is equally important, because it is only in such a way that we can reach adequate solutions that are crucial for sustainable development”, the Minister of Environmental Protection, Irena Vujović, emphasized. (...) I am very happy to see the strong and growing environmental engagement in Serbian society, this is also happening in Europe and globally ", declared H.E.  (...) "It is worrying to see that even after 50 years, the world has not yet made enough progress to protect the environment and prevent climate change", stated Francine Pickup , UNDP Serbia Resident Representative, adding: "These national consultations help address key environmental challenges, as well as what Serbia needs to do to reduce environmental pollution, preserve biodiversity, and adequately respond to the challenges of climate change.
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Score: 702468.75 - https://www.undp.org/serbia/ne...ations-environment-stockholm50
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PowerPoint Presentation 5/18/2022 1 7th Edition of AFI Aviation Week (16 – 20 May 2022 ) AFI Aviation Symposium Session 6: Improvement of Environmental Protection in Africa Presentation Content 5/18/2022 2 AFCAC’s Environment Protection Overview Proposed Environment Plan The Objectives of the Environment Plan. The Targets of the Environment Plan Progress and Next Steps AFCAC’s Environment Protection Overview 5/18/2022 3 • Development of States’ Action Plans for CO2 reductionTechnical Assistance • Improve capacity of States’ Environment Experts to carry out oversight functionsCapacity Building • Improved understanding of CORSIA Implementation concepts by African States.CORSIA Implementation • Harmonized actions on environment including targets for actions to achieve global and continental goals on environment protection African Environment Plan • Development and deployment of SAFs in AfricaPolicy for SAFs • Engagement with Stakeholders on Environment Activities.Stakeholder Relations Proposed Environment Plan 5/18/2022 4 • Establish, strengthen and maintain sustainable aviation environmental protection oversight units in all African States Objective 1 • Enhance continental capacity and increase the number of qualified environmental protection personnel at national and continental level for compliance with ICAO Annex 16 and policies and also support expected air transport growth in Africa under the AU Agenda 2063. Objective 2 • To upscale the development of appropriate policy and support actions for the achievement of ICAO global aspirational goals including development of action plans on CO2 emissions reduction from International Aviation in accordance with ICAO SARPS and guidance materials Objective 3 The Targets of the Environment Plan 5/18/2022 5 TARGET RELEVANT SARP/GUIDELINE 1 By the end of 2025, all States have; Domesticated the Annex 16 Volume IV provisions into national regulations and have written programmes for implementation.
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Score: 702402.6 - https://www.icao.int/WACAF/Doc...y%202022%20-%20session%206.pdf
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PowerPoint Presentation 5/18/2022 1 7th Edition of AFI Aviation Week (16 – 20 May 2022 ) AFI Aviation Symposium Session 6: Improvement of Environmental Protection in Africa Presentation Content 5/18/2022 2 AFCAC’s Environment Protection Overview Proposed Environment Plan The Objectives of the Environment Plan. The Targets of the Environment Plan Progress and Next Steps AFCAC’s Environment Protection Overview 5/18/2022 3 • Development of States’ Action Plans for CO2 reductionTechnical Assistance • Improve capacity of States’ Environment Experts to carry out oversight functionsCapacity Building • Improved understanding of CORSIA Implementation concepts by African States.CORSIA Implementation • Harmonized actions on environment including targets for actions to achieve global and continental goals on environment protection African Environment Plan • Development and deployment of SAFs in AfricaPolicy for SAFs • Engagement with Stakeholders on Environment Activities.Stakeholder Relations Proposed Environment Plan 5/18/2022 4 • Establish, strengthen and maintain sustainable aviation environmental protection oversight units in all African States Objective 1 • Enhance continental capacity and increase the number of qualified environmental protection personnel at national and continental level for compliance with ICAO Annex 16 and policies and also support expected air transport growth in Africa under the AU Agenda 2063. Objective 2 • To upscale the development of appropriate policy and support actions for the achievement of ICAO global aspirational goals including development of action plans on CO2 emissions reduction from International Aviation in accordance with ICAO SARPS and guidance materials Objective 3 The Targets of the Environment Plan 5/18/2022 5 TARGET RELEVANT SARP/GUIDELINE 1 By the end of 2025, all States have; Domesticated the Annex 16 Volume IV provisions into national regulations and have written programmes for implementation.
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Score: 702402.6 - https://www.icao.int/WACAF/Doc...a%20-%2016-20%20May%202022.pdf
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environmental protection | UN News Skip to main content Welcome to the United Nations Language العربية 中文 English Français Русский Español Português Kiswahili Other Hindi हिंदी Urdu Global UN News Global perspective Human stories Search Search Advanced Search Main navigation Home Africa Americas Asia Pacific Middle East Europe UN Art and Gifts History Corner Topics Peace and Security Economic Development Humanitarian Aid Climate and Environment Human Rights UN Affairs Women Law and Crime Prevention Health Culture and Education SDGs Migrants and Refugees In depth Interviews Features Photo Stories News in Brief The Lid is On UN Gender Focus UN and Africa UN Podcasts Secretary-General Spokesperson All Statements Selected Speeches Press Encounters Official Travels Media UN Video UN Photo Meeting Coverage Media Accreditation Webtv Audio and Subscription Audio Hub Subscribe Filter by: Audio Video environmental protection © UNOCHA/Giles Clarke News in Brief 4 July 2022 4 July 2022 News in Brief Facebook Twitter Print Email New Libya mass graves under human rights spotlight Environment laws crucial to combat irresponsible business activity Carribean at 'ground zero' for climate change: UN chief Audio 3'36" © Unsplash/Ferran Feixas Safe in the sun? (...)   © UNEP Stockholm+50 issues call for urgent environmental and economic transformation 3 June 2022 Climate and Environment Facebook Twitter Print Email The Stockholm+50 environment conference came to a close on Friday with a call for real commitments to urgently address global environmental concerns, and for a just transition to sustainable economies, that work for all. Audio 6'28" Play video © UNEP Rescue us from our environmental ‘mess’, UN chief urges Stockholm summit 2 June 2022 Climate and Environment Facebook Twitter Print Email Global wellbeing is at risk – and it’s in large part because  we haven’t kept our promises on the environment  – UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Thursday. © UNICEF/Christian Åslund Do more for environment or risk planet becoming ‘human sacrifice zone’: UN experts 30 May 2022 Climate and Environment Facebook Twitter Print Email It’s been five decades since Sweden hosted the world’s first conference to make the environment a major issue, in recognition of the “ human sacrifice zone ” it could become, if we fail to look after it, according to UN human rights experts. 
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Score: 702374.17 - https://news.un.org/en/tags/environmental-protection
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GENERAL 12 August 1992 ORIGINAL: ENGLISH REPORT OF THE UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT* (Rio de Janeiro, 3-14 June 1992) Annex I RIO DECLARATION ON ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT The United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, Having met at Rio de Janeiro from 3 to 14 June 1992, Reaffirming the Declaration of the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, adopted at Stockholm on 16 June 1972, a/ and seeking to build upon it, With the goal of establishing a new and equitable global partnership through the creation of new levels of cooperation among States, key sectors of societies and people, Working towards international agreements which respect the interests of all and protect the integrity of the global environmental and developmental system, Recognizing the integral and interdependent nature of the Earth, our home, Proclaims that: Principle 1 Human beings are at the centre of concerns for sustainable development. (...) In view of the different contributions to global environmental degradation, States have common but differentiated responsibilities. (...) Environmental measures addressing transboundary or global environmental problems should, as far as possible, be based on an international consensus.
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Score: 702348.8 - https://www.un.org/en/developm...F.151_26_Vol.I_Declaration.pdf
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As we move ahead, ICAO will actively pursue the formulation of a CO2 Standard by 2013 and new guidance to facilitate the implementation of operational measures with enhanced environmental benefits. Focus will also be placed on a global framework for market-based measures to reduce emissions – all initiatives undertaken with the support of ICAO’s Committee on Aviation Environmental Protection (CAEP). (...) ICAO multiplied its efforts in coordinating its activities with other UN bodies, States, and international organizations in this area and the UN itself also launched several initiatives related to climate change which necessitated yet more involvement of ICAO. Environmental protection is a global problem that requires global solutions. (...) ICAO ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION PROGRAMME Folasade Odutola Director of the Air Transport Bureau, ICAO 4 REPORT OVERVIEW Jane Hupe Chief of the Environment Branch, in ICAO’s Air Transport Bureau.
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Score: 701070.56 - https://www.icao.int/environme...AO_EnvReport10_Foreword_en.pdf
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It has since grown into a global action platform, helping to drive change in consumption habits, as well as in national and international environmental policy. (...) “This year and the next will present more opportunities for the global community to demonstrate the power of multilateralism to tackle our intertwined environmental crises, from negotiations on a new global biodiversity framework to reverse nature loss by 2030 to the establishment of a treaty to tackle plastics pollution,” he stated. (...) As the world grapples with climate disruption, collapsing biodiversity and pervasive pollution, the UN expert stressed: “It is imperative to end wars, ensure peace and begin the healing and restoration processes as soon as humanly possible.” © UNDP/Yevhenii Zavhorodnii Damage from explosive weapons in Bucha, Ukraine   ♦ Receive daily updates directly in your inbox - Subscribe here to a topic. ♦ Download the UN News app for your iOS or Android devices.   World Environment Day conflict LISTEN TO UN RADIO Related Stories With a premature death every five seconds, air pollution is violation of human rights, says UN expert Still time to reverse damage to ‘ravaged’ ecosystems, declares UN chief, marking World Environment Day  Protect the environment, prevent pandemics, ‘nature is sending us a clear message’ News Tracker: Past Stories on This Issue Rescue us from our environmental ‘mess’, UN chief urges Stockholm summit 2 June 2022 Climate and Environment Global wellbeing is at risk – and it’s in large part because  we haven’t kept our promises on the environment  – UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Thursday.
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Score: 700997.75 - https://news.un.org/en/story/2022/06/1119712
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References The state of the environment; freshwater. GEO-2000: Global Environment Outlook. (...) Marine and coastal areas - state of the environment. GEO-2000 - Global Environment Outlook. Nairobi, United Nations Environment Programme, 1999. Directory index 1. Water, ecosystems and health - the global view 2.
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Score: 700920.65 - https://www.who.int/heli/risks/water/water/en/
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Environmental resource center launched together with Uzbekistan’s State Committee for Ecology and Environment Protection | United Nations Development Programme Skip to main content Uzbekistan Who we are What we do Our impact Get involved English Русский O`zbek Global Nav toggle Search Who we are What we do Our impact Get involved English Locations Back Select Language Русский O`zbek Home Uzbekistan Environmental resource center launched together with Uzbekistan’s State Committee for Ecology and Environment Protection Environmental resource center launched together with Uzbekistan’s State Committee for Ecology and Environment Protection To mark World Environment Day, on June 4 UNDP and the State Committee for Ecology and Environment Protection of Uzbekistan have launched a national resource center for training specialists. June 4, 2020 Photo: UNDP Uzbekistan 4 June 2020, Tashkent  - UNDP’s ‘ Sustainable natural resource and forest management in key mountainous areas important for globally significant biodiversity’  project has delivered modern IT equipment to the resource center, while also helping to develop training programmes for improving the knowledge and abilities of staff of the State Committee for Ecology and Environment Protection.  (...) The launch of the Resource centre was proceeded by the web-conference dedicated to the achievements in the area of environment protection and prospective plans. As a long-standing partner of Uzbekistan’s state and government organizations, UNDP will continue supporting national environmental initiatives implemented by the State Committee for Environment Protection
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Score: 700862.4 - https://www.undp.org/uzbekista...ogy-and-environment-protection
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