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What does UNEP stand for?

UNEP stands for United Nations Environment Program(me)

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The United Nations Environment Program and the Partnership for Clean Fuels and Vehicles praised the planned phase-out of leaded gasoline in Indonesia.
Recently, for example, the head of the United Nations Environment Program, Klaus Toepfer, was interviewed by China's official Xinhuanet news agency, which reported: "Some analysts have argued that without the United States the Kyoto Protocol is more dead than alive.
52), the United Nations Environment Program issued a statement in July calling on policymakers to immediately enact new programs to cut emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases.
At a United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) meeting in Montreal this week, representatives of 92 nations began a process to enact similar global controls on 12 of those POPs: polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), dioxins, furans, and the pesticides aldrin, chlordane, DDT, dieldrin, endrin, heptachlor, hexachlorobenzene, mirex, and toxaphene.