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'MAKING PEACE WITH NATURE' REPORT RELEASED

'MAKING PEACE WITH NATURE'  REPORT RELEASED

Context

The 'Making Peace with Nature' report has been released by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Details

  • It is the first synthesis report of the UNEP and is a scientific blueprint for tackling and combating emergencies associated with biodiversity, climate and pollution.
  • The report is based on evidence from global environmental assessments.
  • The result of the assessment is based on the current ecological, economic and social reality and the 2030 goal for Sustainable Development.

About the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

  • The UNEP is a leading global environmental authority established on 5th June 1972.
  • Functions: It sets the global environmental agenda, promotes sustainable development within the United Nations system, and serves as an authoritative advocate for global environment protection.
  • Major Reports: Emission Gap Report, Global Environment Outlook, Frontiers, Invest into Healthy Planet.
  • Major Campaigns: Beat Pollution, UN75, World Environment Day, Wild for Life.
  • Headquarters: Nairobi, Kenya.

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