• Discussion on Plastic in the Mountains, that took place on the occasion of the International Mountain Day, observed on 11 December. This event, organized within the framework of the Geneva Environment Network, provided a platform to discuss how the international and local communities are addressing the problem of plastic pollution, with a particular focus on mountain areas.
  • Outcomes of the Human Rights & Climate Change Briefing on UNFCCC COP24 that took place on 26 November at the International Environment House.
    Delivering on the Paris Agreement Promises: Toward the Adoption of Clear Guidelines. COP 24 will deal with crucial issues affecting the practical implementation of the Paris Agreement.
  • Welcome to the temporary website of the Geneva Environment Network (GEN), a cooperative partnership of over 75 environment and sustainable development organizations based at the International Environment House and elsewhere in the Geneva region, including United Nations offices and programmes, non-governmental organizations, local authorities and academic institutions. Set up in 1999, the GEN secretariat, led by the UN Environment Programme and supported by Switzerland, actively promotes increased cooperation and networking between its members.
  • Environment: What's Up in Geneva this week. The weekly newsletter announcing events and job opportunities.
  • The International Environment House: organizations, visits, room booking.

Geneva: a global hub for environmental governance
Genève: une plateforme mondiale pour la gouvernance environnementale

Find here all the details on the planned events, job opportunites and other useful information.
Retrouvez ici les événements proposés, opportunités d'emploi et autre informations utiles.

At your service / À votre service



Roundtables, workshops, briefings, afterworks and other events taking place around Geneva.



Job Opportunities

Job opportunities with organizations working on environmetal-related topics in the region.


Environment House

About the International Environment House. Visits, Room bookings and other services.


The team / L'équipe

The Geneva Environment Network secretariat, located at the International Environment House, organizes and hosts meetings on the environment and sustainable development, such as roundtables, discussions, briefings and international workshops, promotes the dissemination of information and public awareness of environmental issues.