Joint UN Environment/OCHA Mission in Response to Colombian Oil Spill
Following a request from the Minister of Environment and Sustainable Development of Colombia, a Joint UN Environment/OCHA mission has been deployed to support the Government in the evaluation of …Read More
EEC 2018 Quarterly Newsletter #1
Our first newsletter of 2018 is out!
The Environmental Emergencies Centre Newsletter provides users with valuable updates about the EEC, delivered straight to their inbox! The newsletter includes stories about recent missions, announcements, new features …Read More
JEU’s 2017 Activities Report
From environmental response in Iraq and Bangladesh to preparedness and trainings as well as policy and advocacy, check out UN Environment/OCHA Joint Unit’s major activities in 2017.
A Visit to Donbas and Forgotten Environmental Flash Points
The Digital Forensic Research Lab conducted an eye-opening interview with Wim Zwijnenburg, the Humanitarian Disarmament Project Leader for PAX, which is a Dutch NGO that strives to reduce the effects of …Read More
Trickling Effects of Environmental Crises on Women
The Inter Press Service (IPS) recently highlighted the implications of environmental crises on women across the world as part of a series of stories for this year’s International Women’s Day on 8 March …Read More
The Promise of Cash Transfers through an Environmental Lens
Few humanitarian donors or practitioners today would contest the relevance of the environment in humanitarian response, or its inherent linkages to disaster, climate and conflict risk and vulnerability.
But does this …Read More
2017 Environment and Emergencies Forum Chair’s Summary now available
The 2017 Environment and Emergencies Forum (EEF) Chair’s Summary is now available here.
The 2017 EEF took place from 26 September to 28 September 2017 at the UN Gigiri compound …Read More
EEC Newsletter: Read all the latest updates here
The Environmental Emergencies Centre Newsletter provides users with valuable updates about the EEC, delivered straight to their inbox! The newsletter includes stories about recent missions, announcements, new features of the EEC online …Read More