Fifth session of the United Nations Environment Assembly

28 February 2022 – 2 March 2022
Nairobi, hybrid online

The theme for UNEA-5,“Strengthening Actions for Nature to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals”, highlights the pivotal role nature plays in our lives and in social, economic and environmental sustainable development.

28 February – 2 March 2022

Hosted by the UN Environment Programme, the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) brings together representatives of the 193 Member States of the UN, businesses, civil society and other stakeholders to agree on policies to address the world’s most pressing environmental challenges.

Thematic areas for UNEA-5 include:

  • Nature for Climate
  • Nature for Human and Ecosystem Health
  • Nature for Poverty Eradication, Jobs and Economic Prosperity
  • Nature for Sustainable Food Systems 

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