United Nations Environment Programme
Cite as https://mymun.com/ppdb/6900
Delegation from The French Republic
Represented by Rebecca Merck - WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management
Position Paper for the United Nations Environment Program
The topics for the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) are: Taking global action to prevent marine litter produced by humans and accelerating the fight against desertification in the global decade against deterioration. The French Republic recognizes the importance of both issues and looks forward to working jointly with other Member States on these issues at the upcoming conference.
1. Global action to prevent marine litter produced by humans
The threat of marine debris across the world has become an increasing concern. On top of the hostile reduction in habitats of fauna and flora, evidence of micro plastic waste particles found within stomachs of fish and other marine animals is another issue arising from the estimated quant...