LAUNCHING OF THE COLORING BOOK AND INFORMATIVE POSTER
Environmental Education Trainings for schoolchildren from Nearby Communities of Special Protected Areas (SPA) 2016
INTERNATIONAL OZONE DAY 2015

"Two-folded life" by the winner of the international photo contest Lusine Torosyan

TRAINING OF CUSTOMS OFFICERS
INTERNATIONAL OZONE DAY 2015
The ozone layer is a natural shield protecting us from the harmful UV-radiation
REGIONAL AWARENESS RAISING IN PRE-SCHOOL INSTITUTIONS
A healthy atmosphere, the Future We Want
Now: Pumps and alternative propellants using hydrocarbons are being used

Then: CFCs were the propellant used in various spray cans.

International Ozone Day Celebrations, Yerevan, September 2012
International Ozone Day Celebrations, Yerevan, September 2014

About the Secretariat

The Ozone Secretariat is the Secretariat for the Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer and for the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer. Based at the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) offices in Nairobi (Kenya), the Secretariat functions in accordance with Article 7 of the Vienna Convention and Article 12 of the Montreal Protocol.

The main duties of the Secretariat include:

- Arranging for and servicing the Conference of the Parties, Meetings of the Parties, related Working Groups and Committees, the Bureaux, and the Assessment Panels;

- Arranging for the implementation of decisions resulting from these meetings;

- Monitoring the implementation of the Convention and the Protocol and reporting to the meetings of the Parties and to the Montreal Protocol’s Implementation Committee;

- Representing the Convention and the Protocol in relevant international and regional meetings;

- Receiving, analyzing, and proving to the Parties data and information from the Parties on the production and consumption of ozone depleting substances (ODSs);

- Providing information to governments, international organizations and individuals on various aspects of the protection of the ozone layer.

The Secretariat is located in the New Office Facility, Block 2, Top Floor, North Wing in UNEP’s headquarters in Nairobi. The postal address is:

Ozone Secretariat United Nations Environment Programme United Nations Avenue, Gigiri P.O.
Box 30552 Nairobi 00100 Kenya

You can also contact the Secretariat through:
Telephone: (254 20) 762 3851/3611
Facsimile: (254-20) 762 46 91/92/93
E-mail: ozoneinfo@unep.org

 



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