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Product Sustainability Information: State of Play and Way Forward
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2015
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Unsustainable patterns of consumption and production threaten global development and environmental wellbeing. Ensuring sustainable consumption and production should take a life cycle approach, and cen .....
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New Rules for New Horizons: Report of the High Level Symposium on Reshaping Finance for Sustainability
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2015
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Finance is the means by which we channel accumulated wealth into productive new activities to generate more real wealth and wellbeing.

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Aligning Africa’s Financial System with Sustainable Development: Briefing
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2015
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Adequate, appropriate finance is crucial for Africa’s sustainable development. Its availability depends on African countries developing financial systems that can effectively draw on and deploy to b .....
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Values Based Banking: Bringing the Voice of the Citizen into Finance
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2015
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Today’s financial system is in many ways too large, too complex, and too removed from the real economy. It has become focused on short--‐term profit maximisation, it does not pay enough attention .....
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Aligning the Financial Systems in the Asia Pacific Region to Sustainable Development: Asia-Pacific High-Level Consultation on Financing for Development
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2015
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Adequate, appropriate finance is crucial for sustainable development in the Asia-Pacific region. The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific UN (ESCAP) estimates that th .....
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Design of a Sustainable Financial System: Swiss Team Input into the UNEP Inquiry
Author
Swiss Team for the UNEP Inquiry
Date
2015
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The UNEP Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System identifies financing as one of the greatest challenges in advancing sustainable development. Switzerland is strongly committed to env .....
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Forest Ecosystem Valuation Study - Indonesia
Author
United Nations Office for REDD Coordination in Indonesia (UNORCID); United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2015
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Over the last few years, Indonesia has demonstrated considerable leadership in recognising the value of its natural capital. With the third largest area of tropical forest in the world, Indonesia’s .....
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