Regional offices

UNEP has currently six regional offices:

  • Regional Office for Africa (ROA)
  • Regional Office for Europe (ROE)
  • Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean (ROLAC)
  • Regional Office for North America (RONA)
  • Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific (ROAP)
  • Regional Office for West Asia (ROWA)

Regional offices play a leading role in the delivery of assistance to parties to implement the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions.

Areas of cooperation between the Secretariat and UNEP regional offices, in particular through the regional focal points for chemicals and wastes related multilateral environmental agreements, are among others:

  • Development and delivery of technical assistance and capacity-building activities to assist parties to implement the conventions.

FAO and UNEP regional offices