Events overview

Title (Name of event - max 250 characters)27th Session of UNEP Governing Council/Global Ministerial Environment Forum
Start dateMonday 18 Feb 2013
End dateFriday 22 Feb 2013
Location - (max 50 characters)Nairobi, Kenya

The 27th session of the Governing Council/Global Ministerial Environment Forum (GC 27/GMEF) of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) is scheduled to convene from 18-22 February 2013, in Nairobi, Kenya. In pursuance of General Assembly resolution 53/242 (Report of the Secretary-General on environment and human settlements) of 28 July 1999, the Governing Council constitutes the annual ministerial-level global environmental forum in which participants gather to review important and emerging policy issues in the field of the environment.

More information about this event can be found on the website of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development - International Institute for Sustainable Development's website.