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The SunSmart Global UV App, is the collective brainchild of the World Health Organization ( WHO ), the International Labour Organization ( ILO ), the World Meteorological Organization ( WMO ) and the UN Environment Programme ( UNEP ). (...) Drysdale added that “ it highlights time slots when sun protection is required and aims to help people around the world know when to use sun protection, in an effort to reduce the global burden of skin cancer and UV-related eye damage ”. (...) Useful for work and play “This app combines meteorological, environmental and health expertise to help protect people from the sun both at work and in their leisure” said WMO Secretary-General Professor Petteri Tallas.
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Score: 713044.87 - https://news.un.org/en/story/2022/06/1120942
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While sexual harassment is particularly serious when it has consequences on work activities or the work environment, the existence of such consequences is not a constituent element of UNHCR’s definition of sexual harassment. (...) The Tribunal also notes that staff members’ obligations under staff regulations 1.2(a), (b) and (f) are not limited to the work environment but also apply in a certain way to their private lives. (...) These factors, especially if combined, deserve the maximal sanction, that is the offender’s dismissal or separation. 59. However, absent globally those factors the sanction should be milder, especially when, like in the present case, none of them occurred. 60.
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Score: 712778.76 - www.un.org/en/internalj...dt/judgments/undt-2020-189.pdf
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UNDP And UNEP Co-Host Policy Dialogue On Environmental Protection In China And Around The World Ahead Of Stockholm+50 International Meeting | United Nations Development Programme Skip to main content China Who we are What we do Our Impact Get involved English 中文 Global Nav toggle Search Who we are What we do Our Impact Get involved English Locations Back Select Language 中文 Home China UNDP And UNEP Co-Host Policy Dialogue On Environmental Protection In China And Around The World Ahead Of Stockholm+50 International Meeting UNDP And UNEP Co-Host Policy Dialogue On Environmental Protection In China And Around The World Ahead Of Stockholm+50 International Meeting Posted April 28, 2022 UNDP Resident Representative in China Beate Trankmann prepares to deliver opening remarks at the Stockholm +50 Stakeholder Consultation Policy Dialogue at the UN Compound in Beijing 28 April, Beijing – A two-day high-level policy dialogue convening key stakeholders, both online and offline, to discuss critical issues on environmental protection in China and around the world kicked off today at the UN Compound in Beijing with participation from three different generations of China’s top environmental leadership. (...) Keynote speakers offered insights on the future outlook for environmental protection in China and globally, and the need for multilateral action to halt the degradation of nature moving forward, and keep the Paris Agreement’s goal of limiting temperature increases to 1.5 degrees Celsius alive. (...) Read more Filters Search UNDP only Hide Filters Search Group China Global Media group China Global Popular Search covid-19 impact assessment environmental environmental aid bri and sdg United Nations Development Programme Who we are About us Our Team Legal Framework Funding Our Partners What we do Our Focus Sustainable Development Goals Our Impact News Centre Publications Projects Blogs Get involved Careers Procurement Contact Us Report Fraud, Abuse, Misconduct Submit social or environmental link Scam alert Terms of Use © 2022 United Nations Development Programme
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Score: 712552.44 - https://www.undp.org/china/pre...ckholm50-international-meeting
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There is no global convention dealing specifically with land-based sources of marine pollution, however, global rules and standards for the prevention, reduction and control of pollution from land-based activities are contained in the Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based Activities (GPA) and the Washington Declaration, both adopted in 1995. (...) Partnership initiatives which were announced at the Summit and which assist in the implementation of these and other key commitments include the following: A UNEP GPA initiative entitled “The H2O (Hilltops-2-Oceans) Partnership: Working Together to Protect Coastal and Marine Environments” which will apply globally and a regional initiative applicable to the Caribbean. (...) Establishment by 2004 of a regular process under the UN for global reporting and assessment of the state of the marine environment.
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Score: 712480.96 - https://www.un.org/Depts/los/c...esentationG_GoettscheWanli.pdf
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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: 712261.8 - https://www.un.org/en/developm...F.151_26_Vol.I_Declaration.pdf
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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: 712156.74 - https://www.ohchr.org/en/speci...ures/sr-environment/activities
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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: 711718.36 - 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: 711718.36 - https://www.icao.int/WACAF/Doc...a%20-%2016-20%20May%202022.pdf
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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: 711044.9 - https://www.who.int/heli/risks/water/water/en/
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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: 710956.5 - https://www.icao.int/environme...AO_EnvReport10_Foreword_en.pdf
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