• Chemicals & Waste Briefing | Ahead of the Meetings of the Conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions | 16 April 2019 | 10:00-12:00 | International Environment House II
  • Rethinking Climate Change, Security and Migration: From Vicious to Virtuous Cycles | 30 April 2019 | 10:00-12:00 | International Environment House I
  • IEH Lunch Guests: Preserving the environment in La Encrucijada Biosphere Reserve in Mexico (film screening & discussion)
    10 April 2019 | 12:30-13:45 | International Environment House I | Room 3
  • Sustainable Infrastructure: Valuing the cost of risks | Early lessons from the Sustainable Asset Valuation - SAVi | 19 March 2019 | 10:00-13:00 | International Environment House II
  • World Wildlife Day 2019 Celebration in Geneva | 1st March 2019 | 9:30-12:30 | Palais des Nations, Room XIV (Cinema Room)
  • Global Governance Options to be considered at the 4th Session of the UN Environment Assembly – how can a stronger global framework support regional and national efforts in combatting marine litter?
  • Briefing on the fourth Session of the UN Environment Assembly | International Environment House II | Monday 4 February 2019, 14:00-16:30
    On the occasion of the visit of the President of the UN Environment Assembly, H.E. Siim KIISLER, Minister of Environment of Estonia to Geneva.
  • Geneva Celebration of the World Wetlands Day | Wetlands: Natural Solution for Reducing Carbon Emissions | Thursday 31 January 2019 | 10:00 - 12:00 | World Meteorological Organization, Room B
  • Debriefing on the outcomes of the Katowice Climate Change conference that took place on Wednesday 23 January at the International Environment House II. This event also addressed the links with processes ongoing in Geneva.
  • Discussion on Plastic in the Mountains, that took place on the occasion of the International Mountain Day, observed on 11 December. This event, organized within the framework of the Geneva Environment Network, provided a platform to discuss how the international and local communities are addressing the problem of plastic pollution, with a particular focus on mountain areas.
  • Welcome to the temporary website of the Geneva Environment Network (GEN), a cooperative partnership of over 75 environment and sustainable development organizations based at the International Environment House and elsewhere in the Geneva region, including United Nations offices and programmes, non-governmental organizations, local authorities and academic institutions. Set up in 1999, the GEN secretariat, led by the UN Environment Programme and supported by Switzerland, actively promotes increased cooperation and networking between its members.
  • Environment: What's Up in Geneva this week. The weekly newsletter announcing events and job opportunities.
  • The International Environment House: organizations, visits, room booking.

Geneva: a global hub for environmental governance
Genève: une plateforme mondiale pour la gouvernance environnementale

Find here all the details on the planned events, job opportunites and other useful information.
Retrouvez ici les événements proposés, opportunités d'emploi et autre informations utiles.

At your service / À votre service



Roundtables, workshops, briefings, afterworks and other events taking place around Geneva.


Job opportunities

Job Opportunities

Job opportunities with organizations working on environmental-related topics in the region.


Environment House

About the International Environment House. Visits, Room bookings and other services.



Geneva Environment Network

Roundtables, briefings and other events organized by the Geneva Environment Network Secretariat.


Weekly Newsletter

Weekly Newsletter
Environment: What's Up in Geneva

Weekly newsletters sent every Monday announcing events and job opportunities in the region.

World Environment Day

World Environment Day
in Geneva

Information on past editions of World Environment Day Celebrations in Geneva.


The team / L'équipe

The Geneva Environment Network secretariat, located at the International Environment House, organizes and hosts meetings on the environment and sustainable development, such as roundtables, discussions, briefings and international workshops, promotes the dissemination of information and public awareness of environmental issues.