Organization node: 
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
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United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)

The environmental and social costs of using natural resources are often neglected within our economies, market price signals remain distorted and environmentally perverse subsidies are prevalent across sectors such as energy, agriculture and fisheries.

Organisation: 
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE)
Country: 
Mongolia

A Guideline for Sustainable Public Procurement: Adapted for use by Mongolian public procurement officers of all level budgetary bodies aims to provide guidance to all governments and organizations interested in the implementation of Sustainable Public Procurement (SPP).

Organisation: 
Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
Country: 
Mongolia

This legal review, Review of the Public Procurement Legal Framework of Mongolia, is one of the preliminary studies recommended by the UNEP Approach to Sustainable Public Procurement (SPP) with a view to design and then implement an SPP Action Plan.

Organisation: 
European Union (EU), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Switch Africa Green
Country: 
Mauritius

With a view to catalysing the implementation of Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) at national level and enhancing the integration of SCP at the regional level, the European Union developed the SWITCH Africa Green (SAG) Programme.

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UN Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)

The UN Biodiversity Lab is an online platform that allows policymakers and other partners to access global data layers, upload and manipulate their own datasets, and query multiple datasets to provide key information on the Aichi Biodiversity Targets and nature-based Sustainable Development Goals

Organisation: 
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), African Development Bank (AfDB), Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA), World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
Country: 
Kenya

Green Economy Strategy and Implementation Plan 2016-2030 is geared towards enabling Kenya to attain a higher economic growth rate consistent with the Vision 2030, which firmly embeds the principles of

Organisation: 
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
Country: 
Ghana

Between 1991 and 2013, Ghana experienced an impressive decline in absolute poverty from 51.7 per cent to 24.2 per cent. However, the cost of environmental degradation to the country has been high.

Organisation: 
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
Country: 
Ghana

Ghana has one of the largest and fastest growing economies in sub-Saharan Africa, which can be attributed to political stability, good governance and increasing export revenues from cocoa, gold and, more recently, oil production.

Organisation: 
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
Country: 
South Africa

This study, Green Economy Modelling Report of South Africa: Focus on Natural Resource Management, Agriculture, Transport and Energy Sectors, was undertaken at the request of South’s Africa Department of Environmental Affairs to assess potential opportunities and options to promote a gree

Organisation: 
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), Capacity Development for Development Effectiveness Facility for Asia Pacific (CDDE)
Country: 
Nepal

Financing climate change development needs, which are increasingly demanding more financial resources, is as much a challenge as developing both short- as well as long-term programmes for effective climate adaptation and mitigation.

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