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. 

15 October 2014
Dimitris Diakosavvas
Dimitris Diakosavvas, OECD, discusses the OECD Green Growth Indicators 2014 report, and the need to do more to catalyse green growth.
13 October 2014
Event Updates
Eva Grambye
From October 20-21, the Global Green Growth Forum will open the doors for a select group of green growth leaders and decision-makers. The 3GF will build on the momentum from the UN Secretary-General’s Climate Summit and look for ways to ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns for generations to come.
8 October 2014
Bracken Hendricks

Last month world leaders gathered at the United Nations for a summit on global clean energy investment, while outside trade unionists, mayors, philanthropists, and student activists all rallied in a major climate march, to echo calls for divestment from fossil fuels and a new generation of invest

19 September 2014
Amal-Lee Amin
Dr. Amal-Lee Amin, Associate Director of Third Generation Environmentalism (E3G), discusses the challenges of combining public policy and public finance to most effectively mobilise private sector investment for green growth.
15 September 2014
Event Updates
Raouf Dabbas
In the run-up to the 3rd Eco-Cities Forum to be held in Jordan, 18-20 October 2014, Raouf Dabbas, Senior Advisor in Jordan’s Ministry of Environment, outlines the potential for green growth to generate new and sustainable business opportunities for our cities.
11 September 2014
Tools and Initiatives
Simon Zadek, Nick Robins
Simon Zadek and Nick Robins, co-directors of the UNEP Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System, outline why the UN Climate Summit must address inertia and show that financing climate action is in national, business and individual interests.
9 September 2014
Anja von Moltke
Anja von Moltke, Head of the Trade, Policy and Planning Unit at UNEP, discusses China's flourishing South-South trade in renewables.
2 September 2014
Simon Upton
Simon Upton, Environment Director at the OECD, discusses the challenges of carbon entanglement and the need for policies that foster green private investment, ensuring a low-emissions future.
25 August 2014
Narae Lee
Narae Lee (Inter-American Development Bank) discusses Public-Private Partnerships, green growth and the the GGBP Green Growth in Practice: Lessons from Country Experiences report.
11 August 2014
Russell Bishop

Countries across the world are pursuing green growth pathways, but how do we begin to understand the benefits of green growth?


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