Best Practices

The GGKP Best Practice Database provides real world examples of the development and implementation of green growth policies and practices. Case studies included in this database are typically focused on specific sectors, themes, or countries.  For deeper research and analysis around green growth topics, please visit the GGKP Resource Library

Latest Best Practices

May 2017
infoDev, World Bank Group

As activity ramps up in climate innovation for developing countries, organisations are finding that attracting quality talent and companies to such efforts are both a key success factor and one of the most intractable challenges in nascent clean tech sectors.

May 2017
infoDev, World Bank Group

The Caribbean Climate Innovation Center was launched in January 2014 to help local companies build their businesses in climate-related sectors. In a region with great vulnerability to climate change—and very high energy costs—new clean technologies hold tremendous promise.

May 2017
infoDev, World Bank Group

In Ghana, the World Bank Group is showing that a business development model that grew out of Silicon Valley can be applied to clean technology business incubation in developing countries.

May 2017
infoDev, World Bank Group

What is the role that connections can play in helping green technology entrepreneurs innovate and scale up in developing countries, so as to inform the design of new public sector programs?

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October 2015
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)

The present report on inclusive green growth in Ghana provides an account of the overall policy framework and mechanisms to promote inclusive green growth (IGG) in the country. It documents good practices, success stories and lessons learned in selected sectors of the country’s economy.

October 2015
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)

This report identifies and assesses best practices for inclusive green growth in Morocco and it focuses on agriculture, energy and waste management.

September 2015
International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)

Our decreasing forest landscapes are under huge pressure to deliver local and global needs, from a village’s food and firewood to mitigating climate change. With demand unlikely to fall, the key issue is how we extract what we need.

August 2015
Center for Development Research (ZEF)

Land degradation is a severe economic and environmental challenge for Uzbekistan. It has a negative impact on agricultural production, and on rural incomes and livelihoods.

August 2015
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

This report analyses the economic and environmental performance of Thailand’s Bangkok Metropolitan Region (BMR), assesses its policies and governance practices that promote green growth, and provides recommendations to enhance its green growth potential.

August 2015
Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN)

Three West African countries – Benin, Mali and Togo – have participated in the project ‘Energy, Eco-development and Resilience in Africa (EERA)’, which offers lessons to other countries on approaches that can be taken toward a ‘Smart Energy Path’.

August 2015
Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN)

Three West African countries – Benin, Mali and Togo – have participated in the project ‘Energy, Eco-development and Resilience in Africa (EERA)’, which offers lessons to other countries on approaches that can be taken toward a ‘Smart Energy Path’.

August 2015
Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN)

Three West African countries – Benin, Mali and Togo – have participated in the project ‘Energy, Eco-development and Resilience in Africa (EERA)’, which offers lessons to other countries on approaches that can be taken toward a ‘Smart Energy Path’.

July 2015
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)

Ontario has successfully implemented its policy to put an end to coal use by the end of 2014. The coal phaseout in Ontario has become “the single largest GHG reduction measure in North America”.

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