The United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system, and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment. (© United Nations Environment Programme)
The United Nations Environmental Programme was founded as one of the first options to combat climate change and environmental degradation. Over the years the United Nations Environmental Programs has succeeded in protecting the atmosphere through reducing CFC and regulating mercury through the Minamata convention. UNEP now faces the crisis of promoting sustainable food growth and producing clean water for the planets ever growing population. UNEP needs your help to promote a healthy and sustainable planet that will last for generations!