The greening of industries is increasingly recognized as key to economic competitiveness and sustainable growth for both countries and businesses. What policies help drive green industry? What sectors have the most to gain from greener industrial practices? How can governments administratively and politically manage the green industrial transition, while minimizing potential negative impacts on the economy and workers? What are national examples of successful green structural change?
What are the basic principles of circular economy? What are key steps, technologies and skills for a circular future? What are circular business models? What kinds of policies stimulate and reward the adoption of circular business models and lifestyles? How can we address the ‘lock-ins’ that impede the transition away from our current ‘take-make-dispose’ economy?
Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici (CMCC)
On 25 September 2018 (12:30 PM - 1:20 PM CEST), the Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC) is hosting a webinar on "Estimating the Impact of Climate Change on Potential Marine Fisheries Catch".
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
With the right policies and regulatory framework, trade can be a driver of green growth, decent work, environmental protection and resilience. What actions can policymakers take to create enabling conditions for sustainable trade and investment? Which trade agreements include environmental provisions? How can negotiators of regional trade and investment agreements ensure that these feature sound environmental provisions?
Climate Technology Centre & Network (CTCN), Shanghai Environment and Energy Exchange (SEEE)
On 5 September 2018 (10.00 AM - 11.30 AM CEST) the Climate Technology Centre & Network (CTCN) and Shanghai Environment and Energy Exchange (SEEE) is holding a webinar on "Chinese carbon market and green finance development".
United Nations Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), Acclimatise
On 14 August 2018 at 9:00AM - 10:30AM CEST and again at 4:00PM - 5:30PM CEST, the UN Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) and climate risk and adaptation advisory firm Acclimatise are holding a webinar on "Assessing climate-related physical risks in the banking industry: Outputs of a working group of 16 banks piloting the TCFD".