United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), established in 1972, works to encourage sustainable development through sound environmental practices everywhere. Its activities cover a wide range of issues, from atmosphere and terrestrial ecosystems, the promotion of environmental science and information, to an early warning and emergency response capacity to deal with environmental disasters and emergencies. UNEP's mission is to provide leadership and encourage partnership in caring for the environment by inspiring, informing and enabling nations and peoples to improve their quality of life without compromising that of the future generations.

Contact details:
Kenneth D. Korporal
GPA Clearing-House Manager
United Nations Environment Programme
GPA Coordination Office
P.O. Box 16227, 2500 BE, The Hague, The Netherlands
Tel: +31 70 311-4467;Fax: +31 70 345-6648
E-Mail: k.korporal@unep.nl

Website: http://www.unep.org