Previous Meetings and Archives

The Senior Officials of the EMG have, as of 2019, met twenty-five times at the purpose of discussing the progress and the future of the EMG works going forward, as well as its place in the framework of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

The Decisions taken during the most recent Senior Official Meetings can be found in the following reports:

Senior Officials Meeting Archives by Year

SOM 27 Meeting Documents

Outcome Documents

Senior Segment  (7 October 2021)

Technical Segment (30 September 2021)

Information Documents 


Mid-Term Meeting (30 June 2021)

The Mid-Term Technical Segment of the 27th Senior Officials Meeting of the Environment Management Group held via GoToMeeting on 30 June 2021 from 3:00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m. (Geneva Time).

Outcome Document

Mid-Term Meeting Report

Meeting Documents

  1. Logistics Note
  2. Provisional Agenda
  3. Progress Report
  4. Concept Notes
    1. Nexus Dialogue: Rethinking the UN Approach on Strategic Foresight for Environmental Action (UNEP)
    2. IMG on Environmental Sustainability and Digital Transformation (UNEP)
    3. IMG on Enhancing Synergies between the post-2020 Biodiversity and Chemicals Framework (UNEP)
    4. Consultative process on understanding the consequences of a 1.5°C temperature rise on United Nations’ programming (OCHA)
    5. Proposal on Joint Policy Paper (JPP) on Food System Resilience (UNU-FLORES)
    6. IMG on the UN System Response to the Decade on Ecosystem Restoration (FAO and UNEP)
    7. Consultative Process on a Pollution Free Planet (UNEP)
    8. UN system-wide contribution to the Stockholm+50 Conference (UNEP)

Information Documents

List of Participants

Outcome Documents:



Meeting Documents:

Information Documents:

Outcome DocumentSOM14 Final Report

Sustainable UN

Issue Management Group on Climate Neutral UN


Meeting Documents


Executive Director Cover Letter for EMG Meeting Report

EMG07 Meeting Report

Working Documents

Information Documents

Issue Management Groups

Other Documents

Outcome Documents

Meeting Documents


Information Documents

Documents for the 8th Meeting

Documents for the 9th meeting

High-level Open-ended Intergovernmental Working Group on an Intergovernmental Working Group for Technology Support and Capacity-building

Additional Documents

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