UNEP GC/GMEF Briefing to the Permanent Missions
The 26th session of the Governing Council / Global Ministerial Environment Forum (GC/GMEF) of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) will be held from 21 to 24 February 2011 at the United Nations Office in Nairobi, Kenya. The ministerial consultations during the twenty-sixth session will focus on emerging policy issues under the overall theme of contribution of UNEP to the preparatory process for the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20), to be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2012. Specific themes to be taken up at the session are “Green economy” and “International environmental governance”.
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