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4 June 2013
Data and Tools

The new edition of the Little Green Data Book, the World Bank’s annual compilation of environmental data, was released on World Environment Day 2013. The book contains data on 55 key indicators, including GDP, population, deforestation, water use, energy use and electricity use per capita.

3 June 2013
Events

The GGKP's first Practitioners' Workshop, "Building Pathways to Greener Growth," is taking place this week in Bogor, Indonesia. The workshop is being hosted by the Government of Indonesia and organized by the World Bank in collaboration with GIZ.

3 June 2013
Research

UNEP and the European Patent Office have released a study which aims at providing facts and evidence to evaluate the actual situation concerning patenting of clean energy technology in Africa.

1 June 2013
Events

The GGKP is organizing a number of events at this year’s Global Green Growth Summit, including a session on measuring progress on green growth and a side event on green growth knowledge management.

28 May 2013
Research

LEI Wageningen has released a report on “The social dimensions of green growth in the Republic of Macedonia”, analyzing the social dimensions of the country’s green growth strategy using a Participatory Scenario Development (PSD) methodology.

23 May 2013
Research

The Global Subsidies Initiative (GSI) of the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) has published a guidebook on how governments can develop a fossil fuel subsidies reform strategy, in a way that will fit their individual objectives and circumstances.

23 May 2013
Research

A new report released by the African Development Bank (AfDB) highlights how investments in green growth can be advantageous to economic growth in Africa.

22 May 2013
Research

A new report from the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) explores whether trade could play a role in reducing GHG emissions, by shifting production to places with lower GHG intensity of production.

9 May 2013
Research

UNEP has released a new report analyzing six economic sectors where new trade opportunities exist in the transition to a green economy.

8 May 2013
Events
During this event, the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) and the Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN) will explore the drivers and challenges for climate compatible development.

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