Organization node: 
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
June 2018
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
This report sets out the latest thinking on how we can more sustainably manage and curb single-use plastic pollution. It looks at what governments, businesses and individuals have achieved at national and sub-national levels to curb the consumption of single-use plastics. It offers lessons that may be useful for policymakers who are considering regulating the production and use of single-use plastics.
Organisation: 
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Instituto de Economía (IECON) de la Universidad de la República
Country: 
Uruguay

Towards a Green Economy in Uruguay: Enabling conditions and opportunities recommends the development of two mixed indicators for Uruguay, one that describes and measures the level of green employment, and one that describes and measures the levels of green investment.

Organisation: 
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
Country: 
Serbia

Study on Achievements and Perspectives towards a Green Economy and Sustainable Growth in Servia was prepared with the broad participatory involvement of relevant stakeholders at national and international level.

March 2018
Economics of Land Degradation (ELD), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
The report, The Economics of Land Degradation Neutrality in Asia, highlights the cost of land degradation and what economic benefits are generated through investments in sustainable land management.
Organisation: 
Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP), Pacific Community (SPC), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
Country: 
Vanuatu

The Vanuatu National Environment Policy and Implementation Plan 2016–2030 (NEPIP) is an overarching policy for the sustainable conservation, development, and management of the environment of Vanuatu. The NEPIP aims to provide for the co-ordination of related activities, promote the envir

March 2018
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Global Environment Facility (GEF)
This Briefing Regional briefing on National Adaptation Plans - Asia-Pacific in Focus aims to provide a brief overview of the NAP experiences of middle-income countries in the Asia and Pacific region (excluding Central Asia), and highlight emerging issues, challenges and opportunities
April 2018
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Global Environment Facility (GEF)
This Briefing Regional Briefing on National Adaptation Plans - Caribbean in Focus is based on the consultations and discussions which took place at the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) Training Workshop for the Caribbean, held in Georgetown, Guyana, from 31 May to 2 June 2017.
March 2018
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Global Environment Facility (GEF)
This briefing Regional briefing on National Adaptation Plans - Africa in Focus aims to provide a brief overview of National Adaptation Plans (NAPs) experiences in these sub-Saharan African countries, highlighting emerging issues, challenges and opportunities – with a focus on the countries whose delegates participated in the workshop.
March 2018
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
The 2018 UN World Water Development Report, Nature-based Solutions for Water, proposes an innovative response to water resource management challenges: nature-based solutions (NBS). It focuses in particular on water for agriculture, sustainable cities, disaster risk reduction and water quality.
March 2018
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
The 2018 UN World Water Development Report, Nature-based Solutions for Water, proposes an innovative response to water resource management challenges: nature-based solutions (NBS). It focuses in particular on water for agriculture, sustainable cities, disaster risk reduction and water quality.

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