Natural Resources and Conflict: A Guide for Mediation Practitioners
Natural resources such as land, water, timber, minerals, metals and oil are vitally important sources of livelihoods, income and influence for countries and communities around the globe.
When natural resources are …Read More
Guidelines for Rapid Environmental Impact in Disasters
The Guidelines for Rapid Environmental Impact in Disasters (REA) provide a means to define and prioritize potential environmental impacts in disaster situations.
The Guidelines is composed of five main parts and ten supporting …Read More
Disaster Waste Management Guidelines
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These guidelines represent the knowledge and lessons learned on disaster waste management and provide national authorities and international relief experts with sound and practical knowledge on how to manage disaster waste.
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Technical Support to Assessment of River Contamination in the La Pasion River, Guatemala, July 2015
This Summary Mission Report provides main findings and recommendations of the UNEP/OCHA Joint Environment Unit experts in the aftermath of the contamination of river La …Read More
Côte d’Ivoire Post-Conflict Environmental Assessment
The publication is a product of years of work and successful collaboration between UNEP and the Government of Côte d’Ivoire.
UNEP’s analysis spanned a wide range of environmental issues known to have been affected by
Integration of Environmental Emergencies in Preparedness and Contingency Planning
A report prepared for OCHA and UNEP upon request of the Advisory Group on Environmental Emergencies (AGEE)
In response to the growing need for improved preparedness for environmental emergency response, including …Read More
Environment Marker is a tool which gives possibility to ensure that any negative impact on the local environment of a humanitarian project is reduced as much as possible.
Through simple coding using the letters A, B and C, …Read More
Awareness and Preparedness for Emergencies at Local Level (APELL)
The 2nd edition of the APELL handbook was launched on 19 August 2015. The launching took place during the first APELL train-the-trainer for the Asia Pacific region, in Bangkok, Thailand.
The …Read More
2015 Environmental Emergencies Forum Summary Document
The Environmental Emergencies Forum (EEF) is a biennial global forum focused on environmental emergencies. This event brings together stakeholders from around the world to improve preparedness, response and overall resilience to environmental emergencies.
The …Read More
Construction and Hazardous Waste Management in Tajikistan
The report provides an overview of activities to support construction and hazardous waste management in the mining town of Shurob in Sughd province in Tajikistan.
The UN missions to Tajikistan have identified the …Read More