(1) TOPIC GUIDESexternal image 26425en_USC600x319_toxic_waste3.gif

Below you will find links to the topics that will be discussed in UNEP.


(2) COMMITTEE DESCRIPTION

Download the file below to learn more about the work that the UNEP does.


(3) VIDEO GUIDES

Watch this video to learn about how the toxic waste trade affects countries in Africa.
Watch this video to learn about air pollution levels in China.
Watch this video to learn about the health risks of toxic waste.


(4) LINKS TO NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS (NGOs)

UNEP
The Earth Institute
GreenPeace
UNHCR
National Geographic
WWF
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

(5) PRIMARY SOURCES

Green Peace
UNEP


(6) COUNTRY RESEARCH


Australia

To learn more about toxic waste in Australia click here:
ABC
ABS

Brazil

To learn more about toxic waste in Brazil click here:
The Guardian
UNEP

Canada

To learn more about toxic waste in Canada click here:
The Star
CIELAP

Chile

To learn more about toxic waste in Chile, click here:
China Dialogue
GIS Watch

China

To learn more about toxic waste in China click here:
CNN
China Daily

Fiji

To learn more about toxic waste disposal in Fiji, click here:
The Fiji Times
SPREP


France

To learn more about toxic waste in France click here:
Sydney Morning Herald
UN

Germany

To learn more about toxic waste in Germany click here:
UN
Maden

India

To learn more about toxic waste in India click here:
Times of India
SFGate

Italy

To learn more about toxic waste in Italy click here:
NYTimes
BBC

Japan

To learn more about toxic waste in Japan click here:
BBC
Common Dreams

Jordan

To learn more about toxic waste in Jordan click here:
ICMA

Malaysia

To learn more about toxic waste in Malaysia click here:
EOLSS
UPM

Mexico

To learn more about toxic waste in Mexico click here:
BAN
CEC

Netherlands
To learn more about toxic waste in Netherlands click here:
Dutch News
Green Peace

New Zealand
To learn more about toxic waste in New Zealand click here:
NZIC
EPA NZ

Nigeria

To learn more about toxic waste in Nigeria click here:
INECE
All Africa

Pakistan
To learn more about toxic waste in Pakistan click here:
Tribune
IRIN

Russian Federation

To learn more about toxic waste in Russian Federation click here:
Helcom
SFGate

Spain
To learn more about toxic waste in Spain click here:
GenCat
Barcelona Climate Change

Sweden
To learn more about toxic waste in Sweden click here:
UN Chronicle
The Guardian

Turkey
To learn more about toxic waste in Turkey click here:
Turkey Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources
Treehugger

Ukraine
To learn more about toxic waste in Ukraine click here:
Course for Sustainability
Kiev Post

United Kingdom

To learn more about toxic waste in the United Kingdom click here:
The Guardian
BBC

United States

To learn more about toxic waste in the United States click here:
EOEarth
Lennech

Venezuela

To learn more about toxic waste in Venezuela, click here:
NCSU
IDB