International Chiefs of Environmental Compliance and Enforcement

Lyon, France, 27-29 March 2012 - Given the clear need to create a strong forum for Chiefs of Environmental Enforcement, worldwide decision-makers are coming for the first time together to design a global strategy to address environmental issues.INTERPOL and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) are inviting national leaders of environmental, biodiversity and natural resources agencies, and departments with law enforcement responsibility to attend the Summit.The objectives are to:

  • Unite the delegates and create strong departmental support in INTERPOL member countries;
  • Consider the formation of an international environmental compliance and enforcement steering committee;
  • Offer advice to the global enforcement community and make recommendations with respect to global efforts to address the environmental rule of law.

Related documents:

30 mars 2012

La première réunion INTERPOL-PNUE des responsables de la lutte contre les atteintes à l’environnement élabore un schéma directeur pour la sécurité environnementale

LYON (France) ‒ Les dirigeants des agences nationales de protection de l’environnement, de la biodiversité et des ressources naturelles, ainsi que des services ayant une mission d’application de la loi, se sont réunis pour la première fois afin d’élaborer une stratégie mondiale en matière de respect des normes et de répression des infractions dans le but...

Nearly 70 countries will be represented by their High Level Environmental Leaders.

Video - David Higgins

Video - Masa Nagai