United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
This four hour course introduces the science, the current global legal framework, and the elements of a framework for action to mitigate the growing threat of pollution worldwide. The e-learning course is comprised of three lessons which provide links to the relevant information and concepts of the InforMEA Glossary section.
Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
The PAGE Advanced Learning Materials is a set of 15 advanced learning units on green economy with thematic focus on “Green economy policy assessments” and “Greening economic sectors”.
This course provides an overview of the municipal solid waste management situation in developing countries covering key elements of the waste management system, with its technical, environmental, social, financial and institutional aspects.
Scandinavian countries have set very ambitious goals to stay at the forefront of global sustainability. In this context, municipalities and other influencing bodies need to make the right decisions and drive change at pace. How can we best leverage the case studies & expertise out there?
The project “Enhancing South-South Cooperation – Building the Capacity of Developing Countries to Promote Green Economies” is based on the often-articulated wish of developing countries to exchange and share good practices with other countries of the South.