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22 March 2018
Other News
clim@ is a new competition for innovative businesses or projects that have the power to change current practices and demonstrate strong positive climate impact. It was launched by the Green for Growth Fund.
20 March 2018
Other News
Thailand seems likely to emerge as a model of green building in Asia, a region that is urbanizing more rapidly than any other in the world. Last month, the country took a significant step by submitting two Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change: greening Thailand's low- and middle-income housing, and greening the country’s government buildings.
15 March 2018
Other News
Convened by the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition, the Research Conference on carbon pricing aims to drive innovative research and analysis from academics and practitioners on the effective design and implementation of carbon pricing policies.
15 March 2018
African researchers are calling for sustainable development policies to be accountable to local communities. The recommendation was issued as part of a declaration adopted by academics and policymakers representing 11 countries at the African Finale of the Ecosystem Services and Poverty Alleviation (ESPA) programme.
11 March 2018
The Green Growth Knowledge Platform, with the support of the Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), has launched a new service, Green Growth Expert Connect, providing policymakers direct access to world-leading technical and policy experts for quick and tailored guidance on a range of green growth topics.
1 March 2018
Call for Papers
The Global Association of Master’s in Development Practice Programs (MDP), in collaboration with the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), will hold the Sixth Annual International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) on 26-28 September, 2018, at Columbia University in New York City.
23 January 2018
Economics for Nature is a six year programme focused on ensuring that nature has a voice in economic and planning processes. The GGKP is part of the core team alongside the Green Economy Coalition (GEC), The Scottish Wildlife Trust, Finance Watch and WWF-France.
15 December 2017

Closing Date: 12/January/2018
Consultancy: scoping study of potential financing mechanisms for marine protected areas (MPAs) in North Devon
Institution: WWF
Location: any region