National Documents

The Green Growth National Documents Database is a library of key official documents that advance green growth and green economy. The Database highlights countries’ actions towards green growth and provides access to relevant plans and policies.

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UNEP DTU Partnership
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Guyana
Technology Needs Assessment Adaptation: Identification and prioritisation of adaptation technologies for Guyana is first of the three reports at prioritising technologies for adaptation in Guyana. It is the outcome of a stakeholder-driven, participatory process to identify and assess technologies that will contribute to national development goals, strengthen Guyana's adaptive capacity against the negative impacts of climate change and prepare the country to take advantage of opportunities which may occur.
Organisation: 
The Consultancy Group (TCG)
Country: 
Guyana
Guyana Traditional Knowledge Incorporation into Biodiversity-Assessment Report 2009 presents information and analysis on the assessment of capacity and current preservation aspects at several levels, a review of the current legislation aimed at promoting and protecting traditional knowledge and an inventory on traditional knowledge and sustainable conservation.
Organisation: 
McKinsey & Company
Country: 
Guyana
National development is of utter importance for countries like Guyana where social and economic needs take precedence over anything else. To reconcile the world's need for forests to kept be intact then Guyana should make deforestation a complementary objective to enhance national development. The paper Creating Incentives to Avoid Deforestation is focussed on how the UNFCCC process can create the incentives to make this complementarity possible.
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Guyana
Produced in 2010 Guyana's REDD+ Governance Development Plan indicated key activities to be carried out, time-frame for implementation and lead agencies responsible for each of the indicated activities. The June 2011 version of the REDD+ Governance Development Plan provides updates from the previous version and it includes progress made on improving forest governance during 2009 and 2010.
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World Bank Group, Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES)
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Botswana
The report Wealth Accounting in Botswana Adjusted Macroeconomic Indicators: Technical report focuses on the preparation of adjusted macroeconomic indicators of Botswana. In particular, it applies the System of Environmental-Economic Accounting (SEEA) to derive measures of the national savings, for the first time in Botswana.
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Barbados
Issued to address the growing concerns about the predominance of imported fossil fuels in the country's energy sector, and increase the efficiency and sustainability of energy supply and demand the document National Sustainable Energy Policy was prepared as the part of the Sustainable Energy Framework of Barbados and is now being subjected to thorough review and update.
Organisation: 
Simmons & Associates Ltd.
Country: 
Barbados
Undertaken over three rounds (April 2015, July 2015 and February 2015) the final report Waste Characterization Study for Barbados 2015 assesses the composition and quantity of the municipal solid waste (MSW) generated in Barbados and any changes which might have occurred in the respective periods.
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Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Export-Import Bank of Korea (KEXIM)
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Barbados
Resulted from the consulting project between Barbados Ministry of Environment and Drainage and Export-Import Bank of Korea (KEXIM) the report Consultancy for the Development of a Route Optimization Study in Solid Waste Collection in Barbados studies route optimization and determine the improvement points for the solid waste collection process and systems in Barbados.
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Barbados
Formulated to present in the third international conference on small island developing states Barbados National Assessment Report: The third international conference on small island developing states delivers the progress, gaps and current challenges faced by Barbados in the national implementation of Mauritius strategy for further implementation (MSI) of the Barbados Programme of Action (BPOA).
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China
2016 Report on the State of the Environment in China gives a summary of environmental protection status in China. It provides information on atmospheric, freshwater, marine, forest, acoustic, radiation, grassland, and natural and ecological environment. The current state of the energy and transport sector is also included in this report.

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