United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), International Resource Panel (IRP)
Resource efficiency is a key approach to decoupling economic growth from environmental degradation while enhancing human well-being. It stimulates innovation, the creation of new industries, and boosts economic competitiveness.
Green Economy Coalition (GEC), Trade & Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS), African Centre for a Green Economy
The Green Economy Barometer 2018: South Africa, produced by South African thinktanks the African Centre and Trade & Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS) and supported by the Green Economy Coalition (GEC), provides a snapshot of the transition to a fair, green economy. It is drawn from evidence of policy progress as well as the insights of civil society organisations who are tracking the transition on the ground.
Trade & Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS), World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF)
The policy brief Climate Change Adaptation and Agriculture in South Africa: A Policy Assessment considers the extent to which South African policies and strategic plans adequately address climate change adaptation in the agricultural sector.
United States Agency for International Development (USAID), ICF International
This white paper provides an analysis of the Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) for 37 partner countries in the U.S. Government's Enhancing Capacity for Low Emission Development Strategies (EC-LEDS) program and other designated priority countries.
The success of international efforts to manage climate change depends on the participation of emerging economies. This book uses a comparative study of two of the most important, India and South Africa, to reveal new insights into managing climate change on a global scale.
Trade & Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS), University of Johannesburg, Centre for Competition, Regulation and Economic Development (CCRED)
The report Review of Regulation in Renewable Energy provides an analysis of how South Africa’s renewable energy sector has been developing. It identifies the key players, policies and regulation that have shaped the development of the sector.
Umweltbundesamt (German Federal Environment Agency)
This report Climate Change Mitigation in Emerging Economies: From Potentials to Actions provides an overview of current activities regarding climate change mitigation in six emerging economies: Brazil, China, India, Mexico, South Africa and South Korea.