Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES)
This report is part of an ongoing project under the Wealth Accounting and Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES, www.wavespartnership.org) global partnership, being carried out by the Government of Botswana (GoB) and the World Bank.
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
In 2013, following the UNEP Governing Council Decision and with the support of the government of China, UNEP began work to share the South’s various experiences and national-level initiatives for transitioning to sustainable and socially inclusive economies.
While the term ‘green economy’ has been widely used at the international level, very little information exists about what the concept looks like in practice. It remains to be explored what policies are required, and what the challenges of implementation at national level are.