Consumption and production patterns are not currently sustainable: water and land use, greenhouse gases emissions, waste generation and management, as well as of disposal of toxic waste are still having enormous ecological footprints. Achieving this objective requires bold action to halve food waste, to ensure the sound management of chemical waste, to curb wasteful consumption, and to promote green tourism.

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Organizations

Organization | Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions

BRS

BCI

Organization | Non-Governmental and Business Organizations

Better Cotton Initiative

BCI

biovision

Organization | Non-Governmental and Business Organizations

Biovision Foundation

CERN

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

European Organization for Nuclear Research

CERN

GEO Secretariat

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

Group on Earth Observations

GEO

Organization | Non-Governmental and Business Organizations

International Organization for Standardization

ISO

ITC

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

International Trade Center

ITC

Organization | Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Minamata Convention on Mercury

Organization | Thematic Platforms

SDG Lab

UNEP

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

UNEP Chemicals and Health Branch

UNDP

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Development Programme Office in Geneva

UNDP

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

UNECE

UNITAR

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

UNITAR

UNOG

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Office at Geneva

UNOG

Experts

Alessandra Roversi

Alessandra Roversi works in Sustainable Consumption and Communications at Biovision Foundation.

Carolyn Deere Birkbeck

Carolyn Deere Birkbeck is a Senior Researcher at the Graduate Institute’s Global Governance Centre.

Charlotte Pavageau

Charlotte Pavageau works as an advocacy and policy at Biovision Foundation.

Fulai Scheng

Sheng Fulai is the Head of the Economic and Trade Policy Unit at UNEP Resources and Markets Branch.

Isabella Marras

Isabella Marras is the Coordinator of SUN Facility at the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Jacqueline Alvarez

Jacqueline Alvarez is the Head of Knowledge and Risk Unit at UNEP's Chemicals and Health Branch.

João Sousa

João Sousa is the Senior Programme Officer of Marine Plastics, Global Marine and Polar Programme at the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).

Liesbeth Casier

Liesbeth Casier is a Policy Advisor at the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)

Nalini Sharma

Nalini Sharma is the Senior Coordinator of the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM).

Peter Bakker

Peter Bakker is the President and CEO of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD).

Steven Stone

Steven Stone is the Chief of the Resources and Markets Branch of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Events

Event | Virtual

Internet Waste Dialogue

19 Oct 2020 15:00 – 16:30

Online

ITU

Event | Conference

Meyrin Economic Forum 2021

11 Mar 2021

Théâtre Forum Meyrin | Place des Cinq-Continents 1, 1217 Meyrin

Learning

Learning | Online Course

MOOC | Marine Litter

26 Oct – 18 Dec 2020

UNEP

Publications

Jobs

Job | Intern

Environment Affairs Intern

21 Oct 2020

GEN