Report 2, UNEP Assemble, Nairobi, Kenya
On this first day of the assembly, The UNEP, President gave a powerful address to the assembly, there was a well-attended side event, the first by faith-based organizations at a UNEP event and the exhibition stand was very busy and popular. There was also a talk held at Strathmore University. The team have been busy.
Preparation and events before UNEA-2: Nairobi, Kenya
Brahma Kumaris are actively supporting the United Nations Environment Assembly 2016 (UNEA-2) in Nairobi, Kenya. This report describes some of the preparation work and events that have been organised by way of training, talks and exhibitions. It also gives news of a side event called “Exploring the role of the faith community to the Sustainable Development Goals”. This is a break through event being held for the first time at a UNEA assembly. The team also managed to fit in a safari visit to the Nairobi National Park.