Erik Solheim
Executive Director of UN Environment 


Jochen Flasbarth
State Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, Germany


Edna Molewa
Minister of Environmental Affairs, South Africa

Daniel Calleja Crespo
Director General for Environment, European Commission

Byungok Anh
Vice Minister of Environment, Republic of Korea

Vidar Helgesen
Minister of Climate and the Environment, Norway


Karolina Skog
Minister of Environment of Sweden


Kimmo Tiilikainen
Minister of Agriculture and the Environment, Finland


Tegegnework Gettu
Associate Administrator, UN Development Programme 

PAGE Ministerial Press Event

Partnering for Pollution-Free Economies

05 DEC 2017     |      17:15     |      PRESS ROOM, UN ENVIRONMENT, NAIROBI

PAGE hosted a Ministerial press event at the Third UN Environment Assembly, bringing together Ministers/Heads of Delegations of the PAGE partner countries and its funding partners as well as the five UN agencies to:

  • Celebrate the successes that many countries, including those supported by the Partnership, have made in moving towards green and sustainable economic models to achieve SDGs. The 2017 Annual Report of PAGE will be launched at the event.
  • Expand the Partnership and invite new countries to join PAGE.
  • Honour the Funding Partners of PAGE including the European Union, Finland, Germany, Republic of Korea, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates for their continuous commitment to support a global economic transformation leading to a pollution free world.
  • Announce the venue and date of the 2018 Ministerial Conference of the Partnership for Action on Green Economy in South Africa.