Green Economy

A green economy is an economy that aims at reducing environmental risks and ecological scarcities, and that aims for sustainable development without degrading the environment. It is closely related with ecological economics, but has a more politically applied focus. The 2011 UNEP Green Economy Report argues "that to be green, an economy must not only be efficient, but also fair. Fairness implies recognizing global and country level equity dimensions, particularly in assuring a Just Transition to an economy that is low-carbon, resource efficient, and socially inclusive."A feature distinguishing it from prior economic regimes is the direct valuation of natural capital …

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World Bank Group · 11 April 2024 English

There is growing awareness globally about the potential impacts of climate change on financial stability. Climate-related financial risks can be broadly grouped into two categories: (i) climate physical risks, which …


World Bank Group · 11 April 2024 English

With an accessible and attractive coastline of untouched natural splendor, Adriatic Croatia is a strategic driver of national economic development. It boasts rich cultural heritage and biodiversity and abundant coastal …

sustainable use of natural capital based on green economy principles. By doing so, it could potentially


ADB: Asian Development Bank · 11 April 2024 English

Growth in developing Asia and the Pacific is expected to remain resilient, propelled by strong domestic demand, improving semiconductor exports, and the ongoing recovery in tourism.

Greater Bay Area GDP gross domestic product GEDS Green Economy Development Strategy GFT garments, footwear


World Bank Group · 11 April 2024

There is growing awareness globally about the potential impacts of climate change on financial stability. Climate-related financial risks can be broadly grouped into two categories: (i) climate physical risks, which …


World Bank Group · 10 April 2024 English

to create new and sustainable jobs on the green economy (energy, water, waste, agriculture, etc.), particularly


IDRIC: Industrial Decarbonisation Research and Innovation Centre · 9 April 2024

Grants from the SMART Capital Equipment Fund and the Circular Economy Fund for Business were given to support organisations to invest in innovation with the aim of improving people’s lives, …

in Europe. In the Senedd, inquiries into the green economy and the future of steel in Wales are continuing Update – March 2024 Parliamentary Inquiries • Green Economy – The Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee


World Bank Group · 8 April 2024 English

objectives. Among them, the transition to a green economy through the promotion of renewable energy and


ORF: Observer Research Foundation · 5 April 2024 English

Introduction In 2008, the Maldives elected its first president under the multiparty electoral system, making the country the youngest democracy in South Asia. A new president has been voted to …

promote cooperation in the blue, digital, and green economy, economic development, human resource development


CBD: Convention on Biological Diversity · 5 April 2024 English

The Executive Secretary circulates herewith, for the information of participants in the twenty- sixth meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice, the guidance related to using …

(1) Biodiversity awareness and knowledge, (2) Green economy, (3) Pollution management, (4) Sustainable use (1) Biodiversity awareness and knowledge, (2) Green economy, (3) Pollution management, (4) Sustainable use


IADB: Inter-American Development Bank · 5 April 2024 English

potentially disrupting traditional employment sectors, present avenues for transitioning to a green economy with sustainable job opportunities. Central to this endeavor is ensuring a just transition that

decarbonization, inequality, jobs, skills, green economy, economic resilience, green jobs, green skills policies can facilitate a just transition to a green economy. These labor market policies can help moderate of the workers in LAC could be part of the green economy, ranging from 19% in Colombia to 9% in Ecuador connect employers and job seekers from the green economy, including a web portal to share information be managed. • Training: The transition to a green economy entails changes in production systems and processes


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