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Series | UNDP

Results-based payments for a greener future

Amid great uncertainty and significant economic, fiscal and social pressure, governments and financial institutions must act as never before. Yet public and private budgets fail to consider environmental solutions to the crises we face – or worse,…

| Media Advisory

Five online Regional Multi-stakeholder Consultations ahead of Stockholm+50

Media Advisory In 1972, countries from around the world gathered in Stockholm for the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment around the theme, Only One Earth. Five decades later, the Swedish capital will welcome the world again on 2 – 3…

Press Release | Stockholm+50

Five online Regional Multi-stakeholder Consultations ahead of Stockholm+50

In 1972, countries from around the world gathered in Stockholm for the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment around the theme, Only One Earth. Five decades later, the Swedish capital will welcome the world again on 2 – 3 June 2022 for…

| Press Release

Expectations ramp up ahead of Stockholm+50 International Meeting

New York, 30 March 2022 – UN Member States and other stakeholders convening on Monday, 28 March 2022, at UN HQ in New York ahead of June’s international meeting Stockholm+50: a healthy planet for the prosperity of all - our responsibility, our…

Press Release | Stockholm+50

Expectations ramp up ahead of Stockholm+50 International Meeting

New York, 30 March 2022 – UN Member States and other stakeholders convening on Monday, 28 March 2022, at UN HQ in New York ahead of June’s international meeting Stockholm+50: a healthy planet for the prosperity of all - our responsibility, our…

| Speech

Stockholm+50: Reflecting on global environmentalism

Speech delivered by: Inger Andersen, UNEP Executive Director and Stockholm+50 Secretary-General Event: Stockholm+50 Preparatory Meeting Location: United Nations, New York Let me begin by offering my thanks to Kenya and Sweden, who will be co-…

| Media Advisory

UN Member States and other stakeholders to hold preparations for the Stockholm+50 International Meeting

Media Advisory UN Member States and other stakeholders to hold preparations for the Stockholm+50 International Meeting Monday, 28 March 2022, 10:00am EST/ 5:00pm EAT/ 3:00pm CET/ 2:00pm GMT The UN General Assembly made a decision to convene an…

Commentary | S+50

A stronger global response is required for a sustainable and equitable recovery

By Ligia Noronha When the coronavirus pandemic hit and international shipping lanes suddenly fell silent, scientists seized upon the opportunity to study the ocean’s soundscapes to measure how the reduction in marine activity altered noise levels…

Series | S+50

Q&A with MEAs: Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals

To mark five decades of the environmental movement with the Stockholm+50 international meeting, we are celebrating global collaboration on environmental challenges through this Q&A series with representatives of Multilateral Environment…