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Highlights

Work is advancing to develop UNFC-based comprehensive resource management system for Africa
(31 July 2018)

UNFC to help drive smart investments into mineral and energy projects
(14 June 2018)

A phase shift in sustainable resource management
(28 April 2018)

UNECE Resource Management Week 2018: Sustainability takes centre stage
(20 April 2018)

UNFC brings fresh thinking to sustainable uranium resource management
(28 November 2017)

UNFC to support improved management of Africa’s mineral and energy resources
(16 October 2017)

 UNFC now applicable to Bioenergy resources [English]

 Guidance Note to support the UNFC for Resources Specification for Evaluator Qualifications [English]

 Guidance Note on Competent Person Requirements and Options for Resources Reporting [English]

Bridging Document between UNFC and Russian Oil & Gas Classification will greatly enhance coherent assessment of fossil fuel reserves [English, Russian]

UNFC now applicable to:
 - Renewable energy resources [ENG, FRE, RUS]
 - Geothermal energy resources Final Geothermal Specifications
 - Injection Projects for geological storage [ENG, FRE, RUS]

Guidance Note to Support UNFC Definition of a Project [ENGFRERUS]

UNECE and EuroGeoSurveys to promote the sustainable management of all resources

UNECE and EuroGeoSurveys (EGS) will be joining forces to facilitate sustainable management of resources through the application of the United Nations Framework Classification for Resources (UNFC). Read more ...

Managing renewable resources

Specifications for the Application of the United Nations Framework Classification for Resources (UNFC) to Bioenergy Resources was adopted in September 2017.  BP is one of the first companies to test it for a real-world project in Brazil.