State of Environment

The “Expert Elicitation Method”: A New Approach to State of the Environment Reporting
Tackling complex environmental issues means countries need new policies based on up-to-date and concrete information on the state of their environment, the threats it faces, and how they can be ...
Published to 'News' 23 Nov 2015
Marine Newsletter #7 2014 – August
Highlights from the Marine Division at GRID-Arendal for August 2014
Published to 'News' 01 Sep 2014
Marine Newsletter #8 2013 – September
Highlights from the Marine Division at GRID-Arendal for September 2013
Published to 'News' 30 Sep 2013
Capacity building workshop: State of the Marine Environment reporting
GRID-Arendal, UNEP and the Abidjan Convention are organising a workshop together on State of the Marine Environment (SOME) reporting. It will take place in Grand-Bassam, Côte d'Ivoire, from 31 O ...
Published to 'News' 23 Sep 2013
Arctic side event during UNEP meeting in Nairobi
February 18, 2013, Nairobi, Kenya, - A side event entitled "What future for the Arctic?" was organized on the occasion of theFirst Universal Session of the Governing Council / Global Ministerial ...
Published to 'News' 18 Feb 2013
UNEP Year Book 2013 is launched
February 18, 2013, Nairobi, Kenya - The 2013 edition of the UNEP Year Book was released by UNEP Executive Director, Achim Steiner, during the opening press conference of the First Universal Sess ...
Published to 'News' 18 Feb 2013
The State of the Mediterranean Marine and Coastal Environment
The Mediterranean Action Plan (MAP) was established in 1975as a coherent legal and institutional framework for cooperationthrough which all Mediterranean countries decided to jointly address com ...
Published to 'Mediterranean-SoE' 22 Jan 2013
Caspian Environmental Information Centre launched
The high-level representatives and delegations present at the fourth Conference of the Parties of the Framework Convention for the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Caspian Sea (Tehran ...
Published to 'News' 07 Jan 2013
Caspian Sea - State of Environment 2011
The first State of the Environment Report of the Caspian Sea (SoE-Report) was prepared by GRID-Arendal and presented at the Third Meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP3) in Aktau, Kazakh ...
Published to 'Caspian Sea' 11 May 2012
State of Environment - Information Networking in Rwanda
During the preparation of the first Rwanda State of Environment and Outlook in 2009, it became evident that there is a lack of reliable core datasets and indicators on the environment. As such t ...
Published to 'Rwanda EIN' 04 Jan 2011
Eastern Europe, Caucasus, and Central Asia (EECCA)
In EECCA GRID-Arendal continues to build on long-standing interactions with a range of countries and the in-depth understanding of the region acquired by staff and key partners over the past two ...
Published to 'Websites' 17 Jun 2008
Africa Environment Outlook - Past, present and future perspectives
The very first Africa Environment Outlook report is a significant milestone in the collaboration between the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the African Ministerial Conference on t ...
Published to 'Websites' 17 Oct 2003
Global Environment Outlook 3
GEO-3 provides an overview of the main environmental developments over the past three decades, and how social, economic and other factors have contributed to the changes that have occurred. View t ...
Published to 'Websites' 17 Jun 2002
Global Environment Outlook 2000
Based on contributions from UN agencies, 850 individuals and 30 environmental institutes, GEO-2000 outlines progress in tackling existing problems and points to serious new threats. It concludes i ...
Published to 'Websites' 17 Aug 2000
Cookbook for State of the Environment Reporting on the Internet
GRID-Arendal's Cookbook for State of the Environment Reporting on the Internet is a 32-page booklet which provides easy-to-use methodological guidance for the development of electronic environme ...
Published to 'Complete collection' 09 Oct 1998
Global Environment Outlook 1 (1997)
GEO-1 is the first product of the GEO Project. It is a snap-shot of an ongoing worldwide environmental assessment process. It incorporates regional views and perceptions and aims at building conse ...
Published to 'Websites' 17 Nov 1997