ECOLEX is a database of international environmental legal information, including treaties, court decisions, legislation and literature, operated jointly by the Food an Agriculture Organization (FAO), the UN Environmental Programme (UNEP) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).
InforMEA (UN Information Portal on Multilateral Environmental Agreements) provides information on Conference of the Parties (COP) decisions and resolutions, news, events, Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEA) membership, national focal points, national reports, and implementation plans from MEA secretariats.
The Library's catalogue, UNBISnet, provides subject access to United Nations documents and publications on environmental issues. UNBISnet provides links to the full text of recent documentation. Subject terms which might prove useful in conducting a search are: sustainable development; forests; biological diversity; environment; development; oceans; law of the sea; marine resources; climate change; ozone-depleting substances; acid rain; developing island countries; renewable energy sources; etc. Proper names (e.g., UN Forum on Forests; Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) may also be used for constructing subject searches.
The United Nations Digital Library (UNDL) includes UN documents, voting data, speeches, maps, and open access publications. The platform provides access to UN-produced materials in digital format and bibliographic records for print UN documents starting in 1979. System features include linked data between related documentation such as resolutions, meeting records and voting, and refining of searches by UN body, agency or type of document.
Principal reference work of the UN; provides a detailed overview of the Organization's activities during the course of a year. All the Yearbooks are available online. They provide citation to the documentation and include the full text of resolutions.