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UNEP Launches Safe Planet Website

June 2011: The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and Food and Agricultural Organization of the UN (FAO) have launched a website for the UN's "Safe Planet" Campaign. According to UNEP, the website SafePla.net aims to capture the diversity of actors working for responsibility on hazardous chemicals and waste through images, short videos, poetry and articles.

Safe Planet is a global public awareness and outreach campaign for ensuring the safety of human health and the environment against hazardous chemicals and wastes. The website showcases Safe Planet events with links to the campaign's partners and was developed by Friends of Safe Planet. [Rotterdam Convention Press Release] [Safe Planet Website]