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United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
February 2013
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)

In the context of the economies of the world becoming greener, this book provides a global and interdisciplinary overview of the condition of the world’s water resources and the infrastructure used to manage it.

June 2013
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

This report concludes that with the right green investments, Serbia could generate new jobs and significant savings by adopting a green economy approach compared to business-as-usual. This report provides an overview of the country's economic sectors, and focuses on energy and agriculture.

May 2013
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)

This publication explores the commonalities between the existing and proposed paradigms and approaches to development that ensures well-being and respect for nature, and the concept of green economy in the context of sustainable development and poverty eradication.

June 2012
International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)

This joint study by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) highlights that the transformation to a greener economy could generate 15 to 60 million additional jobs globally over the next two decades and lift tens of millions of workers out o

September 2008
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), International Labour Organization (ILO), International Organisation of Employers (IOE)

This report is the first comprehensive study on the emergence of a “green economy” and its impact on the world of work.

May 2011
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), United Nations Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States (UN-OHRLLS)
This publication examines the idea that Least Developed Countries (LDCs) possess the economic conditions, the natural and cultural assets, and the policy setting to embrace, if not lead, a green economy transition, which would in turn accelerate their development.
June 2013
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), SETAC, Life Cycle Initiative

Every day, unsustainable patterns of consumption, unsustainable production methods and population growth challenge the resilience of the planet to support human activities.

April 2013
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), World Bank Group
This scoping paper lays out a conceptual framework for green growth indicators that can help communicate the central elements needed for the transition to a green economy. It was produced jointly by the Global Green Growth Institute, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, the United Nations Environment Programme, and the World Bank as part of the Green Growth Knowledge Platform’s program on green growth measurement and indicators.

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