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Welcome to International Ecosystem Management Partnership

The UNEP International Ecosystem Management Partnership (UNEP-IEMP) was officially launched in November 2011 and has since become a global centre on ecosystem management and a collaborative centre of UNEP hosted by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in Beijing China. UNEP-IEMP is the first UNEP initiative in the South and for the South mobilizing science to support policy setting for sustainable ecosystem management in developing countries. With its three programmes of Capacity Building and Technology Transfer, Making the Case through Assessment and Demonstration, and Enhancing Science-Policy Interface, it aims to become an international think tank, a technology and knowledge hub, and a centre for capacity building on ecosystem management for developing countries.The UNEP International Ecosystem Management Partnership (UNEP-IEMP) was officially launched in November 2011 and has since become a global centre on ecosystem management and a collaborative centre of UNEP hosted by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in Beijing China. UNEP-IEMP is the first UNEP initiative in the South and for the South mobilizing science to support policy setting for sustainable ecosystem management in developing countries. With its three programmes of Capacity Building and Technology Transfer, Making the Case through Assessment and Demonstration, and Enhancing Science-Policy Interface, it aims to become an international think tank, a technology and knowledge hub, and a centre for capacity building on ecosystem management for developing countries.


RECENT UPDATES

Forum Promotes Climate Action through South-South Cooperation

Ministers, governmental representatives, principals of UN and international organizations, heads of development agencies, scientists and business leaders, and civil society representatives gathered in Lima for the South-South Cooperation on Climate Change Forum. The Forum contributed to a successful post-2015 climate agreement by promoting South-South Cooperation as an integral part of global action on combating climate change.


Team retreat focuses on future 10-year Strategic Plan

UNEP-IEMP's annual team retreat held in Beijing, China focused on its future strategic direction and potential flagships as a basis of its 10-year long-term strategy (2014-2023).


Coupling Conservation and Livelihood in Protected Areas Project Inception Workshop

Protected areas have expanded rapidly in recent decades, especially in developing countries where the biodiversity is rich. However, sustainable management of protected areas is facing huge challenge despite increasing commitment of developing country governments in contributing to global and regional biodiversity conservation.