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REPORT OF THE SECOND SESSION OF THE INTERGOVERNMENTAL REVIEW MEETING ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE GLOBAL PROGRAMME OF ACTION FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE MARINE ENVIRONMENT FROM LAND-BASED ACTIVITIES
Veerle Vandeweerd, Coordinator of the Global Programme of Action and Mr. Ian Matheson, Director-General, Environmental Protection Operations, Environmental Stewardship Branch, Environment Canada. (...) Zhou concluded by affirming that the world should work in unison to improve marine and coastal environmental protection. 5. Mr. Malik said that many of the world’s challenges could only be addressed at the global level and that the Global Programme of Action represented an example of such action. (...) Ulla Kaarikivi-Laine, Director (Water Issues and Rural Environmental Protection), Ministry of Environment, Finland; Mr.
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LIST OF PARTICIPANTS : SUBSIDIARY BODY FOR SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL ADVICE, 24TH SESSION, BONN, 18-26 MAY 2006 ; SUBSIDIARY BODY FOR IMPLEMENTATION, 24TH SESSION, BONN, 18-26 MAY 2006 ; AD HOC WORKING GROUP ON FURTHER COMMITMENTS FOR ANNEX 1 PARTIES UNDER THE KYOTO PROTOCOL, 1ST SESSION, BONN, 17-25 MAY 2006
Povl Frich Special Adviser Danish Environmental Protection Agency Ministry of the Environment Ms. Rikke Reumert Schaltz Special Adviser Danish Environmental Protection Agency Ministry of the Environment Sr. (...) Jukka Uosukainen Deputy Director-General Global Environmental Affairs Ministry of the Environment Mr.
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Further, the declaration highlighted the commitment of parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) to enhance the global environmental legal framework and to strengthen and enforce environmental law at national level, to protect biodiversity and to respect, protect and promote human rights obligations with respect to biodiversity protection measures.22 The release of the UN Guidance Note on the Protection and Promotion of the Civic Space, which includes many references to environmental defenders and the critical importance of expanding and protecting the civic space.23 11Environmental Justice: securing our right to a clean, healthy and sustainable environment At the regional level, the ratification and entry into force of the ‘Regional Agreement on Access to Information, Public Participation and Justice in Environmental Matters in Latin America and the Caribbean’ (the ‘Escazú Agreement’), the first environmental human rights treaty in Latin America and the Caribbean and innovative in many ways.24 24 United Nations Guidance Note: Protection and Promotion of Civic Space, (United Nations publication, September 2020). (...) Supporting the respect, protection and fulfillment of environmental rights The respect, protection and fulfillment of environmental rights, at national and international levels, is a powerful tool for enhancing the protection of the environment and addressing environmental justice. While the full enjoyment of human rights depends upon a healthy environment, environmental protection is strengthened by the exercise of human rights.47 Consideration for the respect, protection and fulfillment of environmental rights and conversely the protection of human rights in environmental conservation policies and measures,48 is 45 United Nations Environment Programme, Environmental Rule of Law: First Global Report, 2019, p. 8. 46 UNDP Global Programme Phase IV project document. 47 United Nations Human Rights Special Procedures, Framework Principles on Human Rights and the Environment, 2018, p. 5.
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Intersecting environmental, health and socio-economic crises are reversing global development gains and placing people and planet under stress. (...) That is why I reiterate my call for global recognition and effective implementation of the human right to a healthy environment. (...) We must continue to move forward to ensure a rights-based approach to all environmental action including the post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework.
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REPORT OF THE FIRST INTERGOVERNMENTAL REVIEW MEETING ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE GLOBAL PROGRAMME OF ACTION FOR THE PROTECTION OF THE MARINE ENVIRONMENT FROM LAND-BASED ACTIVITIES
The report of the Joint Group of Experts on the Scientific Aspects of Marine Environmental Protection (GESAMP) identified the most serious global threats as alteration and destruction of habitats and ecosystems; the effects of sewage on human health and the environment; widespread and increasing eutrophication; and altered sediment flows resulting from hydrological modification. (...) Building partnerships and financing the implementation of the Global Programme of Action: (a) Conditions for the successful application of appropriate financial arrangements; (b) Role of Governments, private and financing sectors and civil society; (c) Operationalization of appropriate financial arrangements for environmental protection. 9. (...) The Chair of the Joint Group of Experts on the Scientific Aspects of Marine Environmental Protection (GESAMP) summarized the major findings and recommendations of the global report on land-based sources and activities affecting the quality and uses of the marine, coastal and associated freshwater environment.
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MANAGING GLOBAL WATER RESOURCES : REGIONAL SEAS : PROGRESS REPORT-1 JANUARY-31 DECEMBER 2000 : NOTE BY THE THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
UNITED NATIONS EP Governing Council of the United Nations Environment Programme Distr. GENERAL UNEP/GC.21/INF/6 20 December 2000 ORIGINAL: ENGLISH Twenty-first session Nairobi, 5-9 February 2001 Item 7 of the provisional agenda* GLOBAL MINISTERIAL ENVIRONMENT FORUM LINKAGES AMONG AND SUPPORT TO ENVIRONMENTAL AND ENVIRONMENT-RELATED CONVENTIONS Managing global water resources: regional seas Progress report – 1 January – 31 December 2000 Note by the Executive Director The present progress report on the UNEP regional seas programme is submitted in support of Governing Council decision 20/19 A (Oceans and seas) (...) (b) The fifteenth meeting also considered for adoption a regional programme of action under the Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based Activities. (...) The following activities were organized in pursuit of strengthened linkages with the Global Programme of Action: (a) Support for the participation of representatives of the Lima Convention, the Noumea Convention and the Cartagena Convention was considered in an expert group meeting held in The Hague from 26 to 28 April 2000 to prepare for the first Intergovernmental Review Meeting of the Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environmental from Land-based Activities.
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REGIONAL SEAS CONVENTIONS AND ACTION PLANS : REPORT OF THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR : ADDENDUM
UNITED NATIONS EP Governing Council of the United Nations Environment Programme Distr. GENERAL UNEP/GC.21/4/Add.1 20 January 2001 ORIGINAL: ENGLISH Twenty-first session Nairobi, 5-9 February 2001 Item 7 of the provisional agenda* GLOBAL MINISTERIAL ENVIRONMENT FORUM COORDINATION AND COOPERATION WITHIN AND OUTSIDE THE UNITED NATIONS, INCLUDING NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS GOVERNANCE OF THE UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME FOLLOW-UP OF GENERAL ASSEMBLY RESOLUTIONS LINKAGES AMONG AND SUPPORT TO ENVIRONMENTAL AND ENVIRONMENT-RELATED CONVENTIONS Report of the Executive Director Addendum Regional seas conventions and action plans Contents Page I. (...) Other decisions closely linked to decision 20/19 A include decision 20/18 B (Strengthening the role of the United Nations Environment Programme in promoting collaboration among multilateral environmental conventions and in providing programmatic support to multilateral environmental conventions), 20/19 B (Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-Based Activities), 20/19 D (Small island developing States), 20/20 (Establishment of a regional seas programme for the East Central Pacific), 20/21 (Coral reefs), 20/27 (Support to Africa) and 20/28 (Promoting interlinkages among global environmental issues and human needs). 2. (...) UNEP/GC/21/4/Add.1 8 3. Collaboration with global environmental conventions and related international agreements Recalling decision 20/18 B on strengthening the role of UNEP in promoting collaboration among multilateral environmental conventions, decision 20/28 on promoting interlinkages among global environmental issues and human needs and decision 20/19 B on the Global Programme of Action for the Protection of marine Environment fro Land-based Activities, Considering decision V/3 of the Fifth Meeting of the Conference of Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) in May 2000 on joint programming of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and the regional seas conventions and action plans, Taking into account the Strategic Action Plan adopted by the Eleventh Meeting of the Conference of Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora in April 2000, which calls for closer collaboration with regional seas programmes, 1.
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International agreements in the field of chemical safety and the environment Resource list | 08 November 2013 Minimata Convention on Mercury The Minamata Convention for Mercury is a global treaty to protect human health and the environment from the adverse effects of mercury. (...) Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal This Convention is the most comprehensive global environmental agreement on hazardous and other wastes. (...) Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants The Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants is a global treaty to protect human health and the environment from chemicals that remain intact in the environment for long periods, become widely distributed geographically and accumulate in the fatty tissue of humans and wildlife.
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PROGRESS REPORT ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF DECISION SS.XI/7 ON OCEANS
Lastly, it considers the pending third intergovernmental review of the Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based Activities (...) Notes with appreciation the progress report of the Executive Director on the implementation of decision SS.XI/7 on oceans,1 which includes information on work undertaken by the United Nations Environment Programme to protect marine and coastal ecosystems, especially through its marine and coastal strategy, the Regional Seas Programme and the Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based Activities; 2. (...) The third session of the Intergovernmental Review Meeting on the Implementation of the Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based Activities is tentatively scheduled to take place in November 2011.
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LIST OF PARTICIPANTS : SUBSIDIARY BODY FOR SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL ADVICE, 26TH SESSION, BONN, 7-18 MAY 2007 ; SUBSIDIARY BODY FOR IMPLEMENTATION, 26TH SESSION, BONN, 7-18 MAY 2007 ; AD HOC WORKING GROUP ON FURTHER COMMITMENTS FOR ANNEX 1 PARTIES UNDER THE KYOTO PROTOCOL, 3RD SESSION, BONN, 14-18 MAY 2007
Povl Frich Special Adviser Danish Environmental Protection Agency Ministry of the Environment Ms. (...) Martin Hansen Special Adviser Danish Environmental Protection Agency Ministry of the Environment Mr. (...) Outi Berghäll Director, International Climate Project Ministry of the Environment Mr. Jukka Uosukainen Deputy Director General, Global Environmental Affairs Ministry of the Environment Mr.
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