To meet the learning needs and build capacities of national stakeholders, the Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE) delivers the second edition of this e-learning course. The interactive and practice-oriented course seeks to provide interested participants from government, business, civil society and academia with an introduction to various approaches and policy instruments for reforming government spending and revenue generation with the goal of supporting the transition to a green economy.
This course takes stock of the tested knowledge and practices in climate finance from different development partners and delivers a unique and timely learning product to build participant capacities in planning, accessing, delivering, and monitoring climate finance at the national level.
Do you know about the Green Fiscal Reform (GFR)? Learn more about how fiscal policy approach can improve consumption and investments to drive an inclusive green economy! The new e-learning course ‘Green Fiscal Reform’, organized by the Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), starts on 18 September 2017.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Natural Capital Finance Alliance (NCFA), UN Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), Global Canopy Programme (GCP), Emerging Markets Dialogue on Finance (EMDF)
Financial institutions and environmental experts from across the globe have partnered in a project to develop a set of environmental risk stress tests that measure the credit worthiness of bank loans.
A major task for policy-makers in financing the 2030 Agenda will be to devise financing solutions to attract and direct investments to areas where greater co-benefits and multiplier effects can be achieved.
United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA)
ThIs online platform aims to assist countries in designing policies and strategies related to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
Following the success of the agreement of UNFCCC talks in Paris it is clear that the urgent and early effort to reform government subsidies to fossil fuels can be considered alongside other energy carbon mitigation actions that countries have at their disposal through the use of economic instrume