French Memorandum on the United Nations Environment Organisation (UNEO)
17 July 2006
The French government issues a new memorandum on the proposal for a United Nations Environment Organisation (UNEO). The memo specifically addresses: the UNEO and the United Nations reform agenda; UNEO as a necessary reform; and the added value of a UNEO.

Girardin on the UN Environment Organisation
Paris, 17 May 2006
According to official press releases, during a meeting between Brigitte Girardin, Minister Delegate for Cooperation, Development and Francophone, and Achim Steiner, Director-General of the World Conservation Union (IUCN) and future executive director of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), the minister delegate reaffirmed France's commitment to the proposal to transform UNEP into a United Nations Environment Organisation

Chirac on the UN Environment Organisation
Vienna, 12 May 2006
In an address to the 4th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the European Union, Latin America and the Caribbean, French President Jacques Chirac called on “ Latin America to join the European Union in promoting the rapid creation of a UN Environment Organisation”

French Proposal on a UN Environment Organisation submitted to General Assembly
New York, February 2006
In February 2006, the French Ambassador to UN, Jean-Marc de la Sablière, submitted a progress report on the Group's activities to be circulated as an official document of the sixtieth session of the General Assembly, under agenda items 46 (Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields) and 120 (Follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit)

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