UN Environment DELC

UN Environment’s Division of Environmental Law and Conventions (DELC) is charged with carrying out the functions of UN Environment that involve the development and facilitation of international environmental law, governance and policy. Its work focuses on leading the international community in the progressive development of environmental law, supporting States in the development and implementation of legal and policy measures that address emerging environmental challenges, facilitating harmony and inter-linkages among environmental conventions, working with MEA Secretariats to support States in implementing their treaty obligations, and enhancing States’ participation in the regional and global environmental forums.

Our Partners

Our Core Partners

  • Lauterpacht Centre
  • CIGI

Our IGO Partners

  • UN Environment DELC
  • IDLO
  • World Bank Group
  • EBRD
  • UNDP

Our university partners

  • University of South Pacific
  • Universidade Eduardo Mondlane
  • United Nations University
  • Universität Bonn
  • Panthéon-Sorbonne University
  • Columbia Law School
  • Université Cadi Ayyad
  • Université Privée de Marrakech
  • Yale University
  • University of Cambridge
  • University of Nairobi
  • University of Oslo
  • McGill University

Law Firms and Associations

  • International Law Association
  • International Bar Association
  • Baker McKenzie

CLGD Session Hosts

  • Greentrack Strategies
  • Greenhouse Gas Management Institute
  • investing
  • khata
  • cjb
  • legal
  • track
  • cemda
  • cjp
  • mjsdl