Ending plastic pollution
The One Planet Network harnesses expertise across high-impact systems and sectors to help provide the enabling conditions for a transformation of how we consume and produce.
As the world focuses on plastics during the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee taking place in Paris, France, we take a closer look at a flagship report of the UN Environment Programme on ending plastic pollution, and how the One Planet Network is working to put those solutions in place.
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FROM STRATEGY TO ACTION: LOCAL SOLUTIONS FOR FOOD WASTE REDUCTION
Summary of UNEP's "Little Book of Green Nudges" Now Accessible in Thai Language
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SCP Outreach accelerates the implementation of green/ sustainable public procurement and eco-labelling at a Regional Knowledge Exchange event
Workshop: Making reliable claims and applying the 'Guidelines for Providing Product Sustainability Information'
Inspiring a global movement for sustainable consumption and production
The One Planet network is a global community of practitioners, policymakers and experts, including governments, businesses, civil society, academia and international organisations, that implements the 10-Year Framework of Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production and works towards achieving SDG 12: ensuring sustainable patterns of consumption and production.
The One Planet network involves more than 6,100 individual members from around the world who are engaged in sustainable consumption and production
National Focal Points
140 countries have appointed an official contact point for sustainable consumption and production and the 10YFP
Including three sectoral programmes on Tourism, Food and Buildings and Construction, as well as three cross-cutitng programmes on Consumer Information, Public Procurement and Lifestyles and Education
From across government, business and civil society collaborating on sustainable consumption and production:
> Government: 120+
> Business: 200
> Civil Society: 300+
> UN/International Organisations: 50+
> Scientific & Technical Organisations: 130+
Webinars and events
SDG 12 Hub
The SDG 12 Hub supports Member States in the achievement of SDG 12, and is the central location for accessing official government reporting against SDG 12 indicators.
The Hub consolidates and visualises the results of national reporting on SDG 12 indicators, making these publicly available to browse progress on SDG 12 by country or by individual targets.