14 March 2017
Webinar
Online
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Article Six of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) requires Parties to develop national strategies, plans or programs which should reflect the measures set out in the Convention.

22 December 2016
Webinar
Online
10-Year Framework of Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production (10YFP), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

The Asia-Pacific GPPEL network project officially known as “Strengthening the capacities and improving the knowledge on green public procurement and ecolabelling in the Asia-Pacific region”, started in 2013 and mainly aims at strengthening SPP and ecolabelling in the Asia-Pacific region, based on

Guidance
Online
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
A Guide for the Assessment of the Costs and Benefits of Sustainability Certification seeks to provide guidance on how to approach an assessment of the broader costs and benefits deriving from sustainability certification. It has the objective to provide a general introduction to the CBA methodology.
February 2017
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)

This report compares Green Public Procurement (GPP) programs from four leading Asian countries (China, Japan, Korea and Thailand) to understand what the frameworks and key success factors that result in high-impact green and sustainable procurement are.

December 2016
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)

Stocktaking on Inclusive Green Economy in Central Asia and Mongolia: A Sub-Regional Perspective was produced as part of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) project “South-South Cooperation in Mongolia and Central Asian Countries: Sharing Knowledge on Inclusive Green Economies

14 December 2016 to 16 December 2016

Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Course
Face-to-face
Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Poverty-Environment Initiative (PEI), Switch Africa Green, Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI)

Hosted by the Government of Burkina Faso, with the support of PAGE, the Poverty and Environment Intiative, Switch Africa Green and the Global Green Growth Initiative, this Academy brings together stakeholders from government, the private sector and civil society to learn about and advance the Gre

November 2016
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)

The report aims to examining and documenting the role and significance of various enabling measures that could facilitate a smooth transition to an inclusive green economy in Africa, taking into account the implications of such a transition for the region.

Course
Online
Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

The PAGE Advanced Learning Materials is a set of 15 advanced learning units on green economy with thematic focus on “Green economy policy assessments” and “Greening economic sectors”.

November 2016
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)

A key challenge facing many resource-rich countries is how to mobilize and effectively use volatile revenues from resource extraction, while addressing social and environmental externalities of mining activities.

August 2013
Center for Environment and Development for the Arab Region and Europe (CEDARE), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

The Green Economy is increasingly recognised as a tool to achieve sustainable development. The concept has been adopted by several countries across the globe.

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