UNEP Year Book 2012 – Invited experts considered two topics - decommissioning of nuclear reactors and benefits of soil carbon - at the August writing workshop to draft the Emerging Issues section of the Year Book.

The meeting was convened by SCOPE and the UN Environment Programme and hosted by the Charles University Environment Center (CUEC) in Prague, Czech Republic, on 29 August-1 September 2011. The 9th edition of the Year Book will be released at the February 2012 meeting of the UNEP Governing Council. See http://www.unep.org/yearbook/2011/