• OUtcomes of the talk in the run-up to the next UN Environment Assembly - "An evidenced-based approach to resilient, sustainable infrastructure: tools and experiences" with Steven CROSSKEY, Head, Strategic Initiatives Infrastructure and Project Management Group, UNOPS, and Scott THACKER, Senior Analyst, UNOPS, and Honorary Research Associate, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford.
  • Discussion with Yacouba Sawadogo and Tony Rinaudo, Right Livelihood Award Laureates 2018.
  • Discussion with Yacouba Sawadogo and Tony Rinaudo, Right Livelihood Award Laureates 2018.
  • Outcomes of the Chemicals and Waste briefing focusing on the preparations for the second meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Minamata Convention on Mercury, organized within the framework of the Geneva Environment Network, at the International Environment House on 5 November 2018. The event also provided an update on the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions’ intersessional work, including key outcomes of recent subsidiary bodies’ meetings, and preparations for the 2019 meetings of the conferences of the Parties, as well as on the activities of the Chemicals and Health Branch of the United Nations Environment Programme.
  • 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.