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. 

21 March 2014
Ivo Mulder
UNEP’s new International Resource Panel report shows how REDD+ must move from pilot project to mainstream if the world is to significantly reduce emissions that contribute to climate change, ecosystem degradation and loss of biodiversity.
10 March 2014
Tools and Initiatives
Malik Amin Aslam Khan
Malik Amin Aslam Khan presents the “Green Growth Vision” unveiled by the “Pakistan Tehreek-e-insaaf” (PTI) prior to the elections in 2013 and lays out a four-step strategy for the greening of growth in Pakistan.
10 March 2014
William Krist
William Krist of the Wilson Center discusses the recent annoucement by 14 countries to negotiate a sector agreement that would eliminate tariffs on environmental goods.
7 March 2014
Muthukumara Mani

India’s stellar economic performance during the past decade has brought immense benefits to the people. Employment opportunities have increased, enabling millions to emerge from poverty.

26 February 2014
Wilfried Lütkenhorst
Wilfried Lütkenhorst, Associate Fellow at the German Development Institute (GDI) discusses why the widely heralded German ‘Energiewende’ is at a crossroads and what is at stake.
25 February 2014
Event Updates
Aparna Vashisht, Shailly Kedia
Aparna Vashisht and Shailly Kedia of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) deliberate on green growth and sustainability in the context of TERI's flagship event, the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit.
12 February 2014
Nidhi Kalra, Laura Bonzanigo
Nidhi Kalra and Laura Bonzanigo of the World Bank explore what makes a decision “good.” Instead of ignoring uncertainty, they suggest that analysts deepen their understanding of the threats it may pose to choices and that decisions made are robust to an unpredictable future.
7 February 2014
Tools and Initiatives
William Shubert
William Shubert of Internews worked to develop the ground-breaking InfoAmazonia platform with CDKN support; now he’s the project manager for a similar initiative in Indonesia, called Ekuatorial, which launches last week. He explains how these geojournalism projects have developed – and what potential they hold.
4 February 2014
Tools and Initiatives
Páll Tómas Finnsson
Communications Adviser Páll Tómas Finnsson, who works with the Nordic Council of Ministers on its green growth initiative, discusses the importance of gender to green growth and why the gender dimension is being integrated into all activities forming part of the Nordic Prime Ministers’ green growth initiative.
30 January 2014
Tools and Initiatives
Chris Stephens
Chris Stephens, Program Manager with GGGI, presents some of the highlights of the GGGI Indonesia team's work in 2013, including deep dive assessments of selected green technologies, the transition from Phase 1 to Phase 2 of REDD+ in Indonesia and the application of cost-benefit analysis in green growth planning.


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