Worldwide launch of UNEP's new climate report
UNEP launces new climate report on Monday 4 JUNE at 0730-0830 CET. The launch takes place at the Polar Environment Center in TROMSØ as a part of World Environment Day celebrations. The report is presented by Executive Director Achim Steiner, UNEP, and Dr. Pål Prestrud, CICERO, who is the editor of the report. The Norwegian Minister of the Environment, Helen Bjørnøy, and the Norwegian Minister of International Development, Erik Solheim, will both be present.
The report GLOBAL OUTLOOK FOR ICE AND SNOW has a special focus on the melting of ice and snow in all regions of the world, and is closely linked to the focus of World Environmet Day 2007: "Melting Ice - A Hot topic?"
You may follow the launch here: http://www.smartcom.no/environment_day/index_dep.php
A complete powerpoint on the report can be found here: