This paper proposes a simple index of economic progress that weighs in the monetary cost induced by climate change mitigation policies as well as the health benefits arising from the reduction in local air pollution.
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), World Bank Group
At the Davos forum of January 2014, a group of 14 countries pledged to launch negotiations on liberalizing trade in "green goods" (also known as "environmental" goods), focusing on the elimination of tariffs for an Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation list of 54 products.
German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
This paper was prepared at the request of the Republic of Nauru, Chair of the Alliance of Small Island States. The global low-carbon transformation, needed to tackle the climate crisis is within reach but will require immediate decisive political action from leaders around the world.
United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)
This publication Green Economy in a Blue World: Pacific Perspectives offers green economy analyses, linked to a range of policy options, to better balance Pacific development in our pursuit of a more inclusive, resilient, and sustainable future.