With over 138 million hectares of forest land, a history of forest loss, and millions of inhabitants in forest-dependent communities, Mexico represents a key country in the endeavor to find equilibrium between forest industry, human development, best practice implementation, and forest protection
In 2009 the Department for International Development of the United Kingdom (DfID) and the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA, now Global Affairs Canada) partnered with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to design a programme that would enhance the competitiveness of the Caribb
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Countries pursuing low-emission development strategies (LEDS) aim to grow their economy while reducing greenhouse gas emissions, increasing resilience to climate change impacts, and achieving social development and environmental goals.
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
The Jordan Clean Energy Investment Policy Review is a country-specific application of the OECD Policy Guidance for Investment in Clean Energy Infrastructure. It aims to help Jordanian policy makers strengthen the enabling conditions for investment in renewable electricity generation in Jordan.
International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)
Although forest covers 40 per cent of Nepal, the forestry sector’s potential to generate huge employment opportunities is largely untapped. Private sector involvement and investment could create 1.38 million work days a year.
Center for Study of Science, Technology & Policy (CSTEP), Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI)
Karnataka has a population of over 60 million which is growing at over 2% per annum. It is the eighth largest and fifth most urbanised state in India, with 37% population living in cities. It contributes over 5% to India’s GDP and has been growing at over 7% in the recent past (GoK, 2013).
This inside story, Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) to accelerate geothermal power: Lessons from Kenya, looks at the Government of Kenya’s ambitions to significantly expand its power supply from geothermal sources to underpin low-carbon, climate resilient development, as encapsulat
Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), Green Growth Best Practice (GGBP)
The Bangladesh solar home systems program, pioneered by non-governmental organisations such as Grameen Shakti and supported by the government’s Infrastructure Development Company Ltd., has developed a dealer network providing a marketing, microcredit, and after sales service to enable rural hou