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United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

  • By: Henrik Secher Marcussen
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is the organization within the UN family mandated to deal with global environmental concerns. The vision for UNEP is to establish itself as “the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental ...

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