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16 July 2018
Projects & Initiatives
In the context of UNIDO’s recent series of RECP Finance workshops in India, an innovative technological solution to the growing global problem of e-waste was introduced. Recognized by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, “Sanshodhan: An E-Waste Exchange”, is a Hyderabad-based startup that connects manufacturers and consumers of what becomes waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) to government-authorized, technically sound e-waste recyclers.
27 March 2018
Other News
In 2017, UN Environment and Think Beyond Plastic launched the #CleanSeas Innovation Challenge, a competition among university students awarding creative ideas in tackling marine plastics. The winners were announced today.
6 December 2017
Projects & Initiatives
In 2018, EfD will launch a new collaborative research program called Policy Instruments for Sustainable management of oceans and marine resources. The two focus areas of the program will be effective management of fisheries and combating marine pollution, the latter with a specific focus on plastic waste.
9 June 2016
Other News

In the newest issue of “Green Growth the Nordic Way”, you can read about the Nordic Energy Technology Perspectives 2016 done by Nordic Energy Research in cooperation with the International Energy Agency.

3 October 2014
Other News
This week, WWF released its flagship biennial report the ‘Living Planet Report 2014’. The report is the world's leading, science-based analysis on the health of our planet and the impact of human activity.