Assessments

Zambia - Atlas of our Changing Environment
Zambia has abundant water resources, vast forests,huge mineral deposits, and large tracts of arableland. These natural resources are important for thecountry’s economy, with copper and cobalt be ...
Published to 'Zambia Atlas' 13 Dec 2013
Marine Newsletter #9 2013 – October
Highlights from the Marine Division at GRID-Arendal for October 2013
Published to 'News' 01 Nov 2013
Regional Scientific and Technical Capacity Building Workshop on the World Ocean Assessment
In large marine regions, undertaking integrated assessments can be expensive and time consuming, but sound information is critical to understanding the state of the marine environment and achiev ...
Published to 'Complete collection' 04 Sep 2013
GEO-5 Summary for Policy Makers Released at UNEP Governing Council
The latest report from the Global Environment Outlook (GEO) process - the GEO-5 Summary for Policy Makers report was released 20 February. This product, specifically targeted to decision-makers, ...
Published to 'Highlights' 20 Feb 2012
Living Planet: Connected Planet – Preventing the End of the World’s Wildlife Migrations through Ecological Networks
Through the air, over land and in water, over ten thousand species numbering millions of animals travel around the world in a network of migratory pathways. The very foundation of these migrator ...
Published to 'Living Planet: Connected Planet' 21 Nov 2011
Himalayan Climate Change Adaptation Programme
The Himalayan Climate Change Adaptation Programme (HICAP) is an applied research programme in the Hindu Kush Himalayas. Its goal is to contribute to enhancing the resilience to change, particula ...
Published to 'Projects & Activities' 05 Aug 2011
Sick water? The central role of wastewater management in sustainable development
“Sick water? The central role of wastewater management in sustainable development” not only identifies the threats to human and ecological health and the consequences of inaction, but also prese ...
Published to 'Sick Water' 19 Mar 2010
Global Outlook for Ice & Snow
The “Global Outlook for Ice & Snow” is a special and unique UNEP report launched to mark World Environment Day on 5 June 2007. Snow and ice, with their large areas but relatively small volumes, ...
Published to 'Complete collection' 04 Jun 2007
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