From 6 to 9 June 2022, UNEP will host the in-person/hybrid segment of the First Global Meeting of National Focal Points for the Montevideo Programme V, at the United Nations Office at Nairobi. This segment follows the first part of the First Global Meeting of National Focal Points, which was held online in June 2021. Within this context, the Secretariat of the Programme is delighted to share this open call for proposals for official side events.

Please do not hesitate to contact the Montevideo Programme Secretariat should you have any further questions relating to the application process for side-events (, with a copy to Ms. Amanda Cabrejo le Roux (, Ms. Marina Venâncio (, and Ms. Olivia Bonner (

UN Environment statement on the detention and reported trials of eight  environmental workers in Iran