Insights Blog

The GGKP has access to the world's leading practitioners and experts on green growth. Our Insights Blog provides a place for you to tap into their latest thinking, including around recent research, new projects and upcoming events. Our latest blogs are listed below. 

20 June 2017
Partner in Focus
Peter Wooders, Cleo Verkuijl

Can the international trade system be a catalyst for reforming fossil fuel subsidies (FFSs) to help relieve the burden on the public purse, reduce local and global air pollution, improve energy security and tackle climate change? 

31 May 2017
Partner in Focus
Amy Daniels, Molly Hellmuth

A global survey of 50 companies found that 40% of hydropower operators see evidence of climate change already influencing their engineering and design measure to a large extent.  Yet most hydropower facility investors and operators do not consider future climate conditions, nor do energy planners

31 May 2017
Miria Pigato

From instituting carbon taxes to strengthening social and economic resilience, finance ministers have access to a wide range of policy instruments with which to manage the effects of climate change.

31 May 2017
Research
Sarah Booth

“We can’t introduce additional environmental policies. Won’t they negatively impact our economic growth?”

7 March 2017
Event Updates
Steven Stone

A lot has been said about the surprise results coming in from recent elections and referendums across the globe, and many point to the same thing: growing dissatisfaction and disenchantment with the status quo.

20 February 2017
Najib Saab

Was the chaos in the Arab region instigated by the early impacts of climate change and the fight on dwindling life-support resources, or just aggravated by these factors? A proper analysis demands a comprehensive overview of the background.

17 February 2017
Research
David Dodman

At a meeting of community organisations in Ibadan, Nigeria, local government officials and academics explored how to deal with the risks facing Africa's urban poor.

7 February 2017
Research
Sarah Best
There has been remarkable advances in energy access for rural households. But building the wider economy requires energy services that power new jobs and enterprises.
7 February 2017
Research
Joëlle Noailly
Joëlle Noailly, Graduate Institute Geneva, discusses the role of small innovating cleantech firms in the future of renewable energy.
2 February 2017
Tools and Initiatives
Simon Zadek

Digital finance is the unexpected revolutionary – but which side will it take?

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