Despite demonstrated need and demand throughout Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), many MSMEs and low-income households are not able to access clean energy, energy efficiency technologies, and adaptation products. A primary cause
The Green Finance for Latin America and the Caribbean Platform (GFL) is a knowledge exchange Platform that has been developed to support National Development Banks (NDBs) and other institutional players in the financial market to share knowledge and information on green finance. The GFL Platform
Transitioning towards Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) is key to achieving the 2030 Sustainable Agenda. The course “Introduction to SCP in LAC” aims to provide policy makers and other stakeholders with an introduction to SCP, as an approach to enabling sustainable societies in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region.
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI)
Colombia and Peru are countries rich in natural resources, particularly those in the forest sector. The region has experienced considerable economic growth over the past decade, driven by mining, agriculture and other export commodities, resulting in a significant decrease in poverty. However growth has come at the cost of natural capital erosion and environmental degradation, impacting local livelihoods.
Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
PAGE will host its first Regional Green Economy Knowledge Sharing and Learning Forum for Latin America from 2-6 November 2015.