“The Greatest Threat to Our Planet Is the Belief That Someone Else Will Save It”
The United Nations Environment Programme is a United Nations body that seeks to care and protect for the environment through sustainable development. The council has actively looked at the many environmental crises the world has faced, including the ongoing climate change crisis, with the overarching commitment to sustainability. Since its establishment in 1972, the council has become a leader in promoting the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development on an international scale.
The following are the honorable chairs for UNEP:
Head Chair: Michael Collins
Vice Chair: Isabella Nowak
Legal: Pranavi Ramaneni
The topics for this committee are Preserving Peatlands for the Planet and The Rehabilitation of Endangered Species. Topic synopses are available by clicking on underlined links. Position Papers (click link for instructions) are preferred by Friday, March 12th, 2021, by 11:59:59 PM to their respective committee emails, found at the top of all topic synopses. Position papers will be graded towards Research Awards until Friday, March 19th, 2021, 11:59:59 PM.
Position papers may be emailed to You will receive an automated email confirmation of your communication.