WCC 2016 Res 071 - Progress Report

General information
IUCN Constituencies implementing this Resolution
IUCN Members: 
No other Members are/have been involved
IUCN Commissions: 
IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law 2017-2020 (WCEL)
IUCN Secretariat: 
Yes
Other non-IUCN related organisations: 
UNEP, Organisation of American States, Asian Development Bank
Implementation
Indicate which actions have been carried out to implement this Resolution : 
Convene stakeholders/Networking
Education/Communication/Raising awareness
Describe the results/achievements of the actions taken: 
The Global Judicial Institute on the Environment (GJIE)launched a membership application procedure, signed a letter of support with United Nations Environment, and undertaken a number of activities at the global and regional levels in cooperation with partner organizations. GJIE has also begun preparatory work for launching a website with resource material for the judiciary.
What challenges/obstacles have been encountered in the implementation of this Resolution and how were they overcome : 
The secretariat focal point is not aware of any major issues.
Briefly describe what future actions are needed for the implementation of this Resolution: 
WCEL will continue to actively engage in the further development of the GJIE.
Status of implementation
Status of implementation for this Resolution: 
Underway: implementation well-advanced
Are these actions planned for yet: 
Yes