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UNEP-IEMP Establishes Strategic Partnership with Qingdao Suncare Group

Beijing, 1 February 2018 Dr. Linxiu Zhang, Director of UNEP-IEMP, and Mr. Min Du, CEO of Qingdao Suncare Group, signed a strategic partnership agreement in

Field Mission to Naban River Watershed in the South of Yunnan Province

A joint research team will lead the efforts in producing a case study of Sustainable Management of Naban River Watershed National Nature Reserve to evaluate the role of nature reserves in ecosystem-based adaptation and poverty alleviation for local commun

Sharp urban expansion in typical cities of the Greater Mekong Subregion in the past few decades, says UNEP-IEMP study

First one-of-its-kind comprehensive analysis on ‘land-use pattern change of typical cities’ reveal interesting data and findings

Prof. Linxiu Zhang, Co-Director, UNEP-IEMP Keynote Presentation at a session of an International Seminar on Sharing Experiences in Poverty Reduction in Belt and Road Countries

Emphasizes on the need to enhance public investment on rural human capacity

EbA South Interregional Writing Workshop held in Cape Town

Project core teams share ideas, gather knowledge and brainstorm on the way forward of the project

Dr Jian Liu appointed as the Chief Scientist of UN Environment

He will be responsible for strengthening organization’s scientific credibility and relevance

Dr. Monika Macdevette, Officer-in-Charge, UNEP-IEMP mission to Beijing

Continuing the cooperation momentum with Chinese partners

UNEP-IEMP Delegation Visits Chinese Ecosystem Research Network’s Luancheng Station

Both sides discussed areas of mutual interest and concrete actions being undertaken to deal with the challenges in agricultural production, including impacts of climate change in China and globally

UNEP-IEMP Delegation Visits Renmin University of China

Both sides commit to building stronger ties and exchanged views on the ‘Belt and Road’ Initiative and other issues related to sustainable development

Mission to Thar Coal Field, Pakistan

Second phase of the study entitled ‘Valuation of Ecosystem Services in Thar Coal Field’ successfully completed