This policy brief examines experiences with gender mainstreaming and the situation of women, men, girls and boys in Lao PDR to identify some of the barriers to inclusive economic growth, gender equality and poverty reduction. The purpose is to provide recommendations to help promote gender equality in the country's National Green Growth Strategy (NGGS) and as green growth is mainstreamed into national planning and policy-making.
The report The Economic, Social and Environmental Impacts of Greening the Industrial Sector in Cambodia provides evidence on the economics and social benefits of greening the industrial sector of Cambodia based on a robust economic analysis that included a quantitative study and integrated modeling and scenario analysis.
Myanmar is one of the fastest growing economies in the world, with a GDP growing more than 7% per year on average. Myanmar is at a crucial point of development and hence, Myanmar is seeking a balance between economic growth and sustainable development. The paper Green Growth Potential Assessment: Myanmar country report presents the results obtained from the GGGI's Green Growth Performance Assessment, which maps out the challenges Myanmar is facing from a green growth perspective.
Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), GGKP Annual Conference, Seoul National University
As a prelude to scaled-up deployment of electric vehicles, this paper examines the economic feasibility of replacing the current fleet of fossil fuel taxis in Seoul with electric vehicle (EV) taxis by phasing the former out based on their opertional lifetime.
This report assesses why and how some countries within Asia (referred to in this report as Target Countries) have achieved success in attracting renewable energy investment, what are the critical barriers to furthering renewable energy deployment, and the policy measures and practical interventio
Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), Center for Study of Science, Technology & Policy (CSTEP)
Over the past decade, India’s cities have been witnessing an increasing trend in motorization with deteriorating air quality, and there have been calls to promote public transport as a way out of this gridlock.
Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics and Political Science
Adaptation presents developing countries with the ultimate dual challenge – building a rapidly evolving, sustainable economy within an environment increasingly altered by the impacts of climate change.