Eighth Environment for Europe Ministerial Conference
June 8-10 Batumi, Georgia

EfE process as a political framework presents a unique partnership format of member States within the ECE region, organizations of the United Nations system represented in the region, other intergovernmental organizations, Regional Environment Centers, non-governmental organizations, the business sector and other representatives of civil society.

Over two-and-a-half days the Batumi Ministerial Conference will address two main themes: Greening the Economy in the pan-European Region and Improving Air Quality for a Better Environment and Human Health. Also, a high-level segment on Education for Sustainable Development will be organized during the Conference with a view to assessing the progress during the first 10 years of the UNECE Strategy of Education for Sustainable Development, and to considering its future implementation.