Committee on Environmental Policy
UNECE work on environmental matters dates back to 1971, when the group of Senior Advisors to the UNECE Governments on environmental issues was created, which led to the establishment of the UNECE Committee on Environmental Policy (CEP) in 1994.
Key areas of work
High-Level Meeting on Transport, Health and Environment will push forward clean, safe, healthy and inclusive mobility in Pan-European Region
Building climate resilience through improving water management and sanitation at the national and transboundary levels
Acidification of lakes and rivers declining in Europe and North America through air pollution reductions, but climate change and land use could slow recovery
Reviewing effectiveness of measures under the Air Convention important step for cleaner air in Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia