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Tools and Measures Workshop held in Kenya

About 80 experts attended the Technical Workshop on Tools and Measures to Inform Inclusive Green Economy Policies, co-organised by UNEP, UNDP and UNDESA, in Nairobi, Kenya, from 2 to 4 July.  Watch this space for the publication of the outcomes.     

 

 Egypt Green Economy Workshop

The objective of the workshop was to launch the Green Economy Scoping Study for Egypt and highlight potential opportunities and challenges for promoting a green economy in the targeted four sectors: Agriculture, Water, Energy and Solid Waste Management. Discussions focused on national green strategies, actions required to support environmental accountability and identify priority areas of intervention in the respective sectors.  Download Summary Report

 

 

 

Workshop validates green economy potential in Kenya

Nairobi, Kenya, 6 September 2012 - A green economy could offer Kenya new opportunites for sustained economic growth, energy savings, agriculture productivity, and create green jobs for a growing young population, according to a new study assessed by more than 50 workshop participants. 

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UNEP Advisory Services Update - September 2012 focuses on trade opportunities in the context of a green economy in Latin America, and the findings of a new sectoral assessment in Namibia.  

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UNEP Advisory Services Update - July 2012 profiles the latest national efforts and  commitments at Rio+20, plus a new Partnership for Action on Green Economy.

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Inauguration of the Centre for Research on Sustainable Development and Climate Change - Mexico City

 

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 UNEP along with the government of Mexico  and the National Ecology Institute kickoff a scoping study - Mexico City

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 East African nations meet on green economy - Kigali (Rwanda)

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  Green Economy in the Middle East: National Workshop in Jordan

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 Kenya: Leading the Transition to a Green Economy in Africa

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 Capacity Building for Biotrade in Nepal

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