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 SDGs Partnership  On September 27-28, 2018, in Warsaw, an international conference INNOVATIVE ECO-CITY 2018 will be held. The conference will be an international meeting of experts in the field of sustainable development and innovative technologies, representatives of central administration bodies and international agencies, representatives of cities from Poland and abroad, business delegates, as well, as non-governmental organizations. Applications for participation in the event will be accepted online until September 10, 2018. Get more »
 UNEP  On August 6 and 7, 2018, representatives of the United Nations Environment Program (UN Environment) met with the directors of the centers of the global GRID network (established by UN Environment to collect, store and disseminate data on the Earth's resources). The topic of the meeting was the important role of environmental data in sustainable development and humanitarian activities. Get more »
 UNEP  The UN Environment Director for Europe will once again appear in Poland this year — this time at a round table meeting on the Polish and European climate policies, whose substantive partner will be the UNEP/GRID-Warsaw Centre. Get more »
 SDGs Partnership   On Tuesday, July 3, 2018, during the Business Rendez-vous (RVB), a CSR community meeting organized by the CCI French-Polish Chamber of Commerce, a report with the "CSR in practice — the CCIFP's barometer" results was presented. The presentation was accompanies by the ZERO WASTE debate, in which, the UNEP/GRID-Warsaw Centre's Anna Kołodziejczyk indicated importance of the UN 2030 Agenda Sustainable Development Goals. Get more »
 UNEP  The Geocraft plug-in to the renowned Minecraft©game puts urban planning decisions in the hands of players, replicating the real world in three-dimensional bricks. Yet under a new Ecocraft module, to be powered by UN Environment and partners, users must also weigh up environmental and other planning factors while designing the cities of tomorrow. Get more »
 SDGs Partnership    On June 29, 2018 at the BASF Polska headquarters, the Best Agricultural Practices competition arrived to its end which also marked completion of the Agro Ambassador II program. The ceremony was attended by dr Monika Szewczyk, an expert on biodiversity at the UNEP/GRID-Warsaw Centre, and a jury member of the competition. Get more »
 SDGs Partnership    On Wednesday, 27 June 2018, the Agenda 2030 National Stakeholders Forum was inaugurated at the Ministry of Enterprise and Technology. The plan of the meeting included the "Transformation in thinking: getting the stakeholders ready for shifting to the circular economy"  workshop prepared and conducted by the UNEP/GRID-Warsaw Centre. Get more »
 In the press  BASF has recently published an article in its industry magazine "Connect". The article is devoted to the missions carried out in the Partnership Together for the Environment. It emphasizes the values of multilateral cooperation to achieve common goals. Get more »
 UNEP    With great satisfaction and with an awareness of the importance of these words, we accepted a Letter of Appreciation from the Minister of the Environment, Mr. Henryk Kowalczyk for the possibility of participating in activities organized by the UNEP/GRID-Warsaw during the European Week of Sustainable Development, and in particular, in the national celebration of the World Environment Day on June 5th, 2018, carried out under the slogan of "Green Ribbon for the Planet". Get more »
 UNEP  Creating a global framework to support the design of innovative and self-sufficient cities by supporting the research, development and implementation of renewable capacities and services in cities is the mission of the Livable Cities Alliance, a cooperation agreement signed in Amsterdam by representatives of the UN Environment, the Joint Research Center (JRC) of the European Commission, the UNEP/GRID-Warsaw Centre, the City of Warsaw, the City and Amsterdam, the Johan Cruijff Arena in Amsterdam, Dutch EduGIS Fundation and GEODAN — the initiator of the GeoCraft educational project (EcoCraft) based on the popular MineCraft© youth game. Get more »
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