Environmental policy of the United nations


  • Anastasiia Konova Vasyl` Stus Donetsk National University


The United Nations is the first intergovernmental organization which is responsible for environmental issues; the UN contributes to solving environmental problems at various levels – global, regional and national; the UN is able to implement a comprehensive analysis of environmental issues; the UN includes the vast majority of countries in the world, and therefore has an effective mechanism for coordinating and combining their efforts in solving global environmental problems.


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UN climate report a ‗red alert‘ for the planet. Retrieved from: https://news.un.org/en/story/2021/02/1085812#:~:text=2021%2C%20a%20'make%2 0or%20break,2010%20levels%E2%80%9D%2C%20he%20stressed.

Environmental policy for the United Nations Secretariat. Retrieved from: https://digitallibrary.un.org/record/3827063






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