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UNEP 2014 Annual Report
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United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2015
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The United Nations Environment Programme Annual Report tells the story of the environment and the organization's work in 2014, through stunning photography and inspirational stories of change from th .....
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Our Planet: Healthy planet, healthy people
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
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2015
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Perhaps nowhere is the importance of a well-managed environment as clear as in human health”, write Achim Steiner, Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and Margaret .....
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Establishing China’s Green Financial System
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United Nations Environment Programme
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2015
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In 2014 the Research Bureau of the People’s Bank of China convened a Green Finance Task Force made up of 40 experts from ministries, financial regulators, academics, banks and other financial instit .....
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Responsible food purchasing: Four steps towards sustainability for the hospitality sector
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United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2015
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Responsible food sourcing, to be successful, requires cooperation. To achieve your selected sustainability targets fully, you will need to work closely with your supply chain, supporting your supplier .....
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Increasing private capital investment into energy access: The case for mini-grid pooling facilities
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University of California Berkeley; CrossBoundary; Stanford University; United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2015
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Mini-grids are viewed as one of the key elements in securing universal energy access in the developing world. However, current levels of investment into renewable decentralized energy are insufficient .....
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Global trends in renewable energy investment 2015
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2015
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According to UNEP's 9th "Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment 2015", prepared by the Frankfurt School-UNEP Collaborating Centre for Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance and Bloomberg New E .....
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Building Inclusive Green Economies in Africa - Experience and Lessons Learned 2010-2015
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United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2015
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This synthesis report provides an overview of where Africa, as a region, stands in terms of transitioning to an inclusive green economy. It draws on recent studies to summarise the prospective gains a .....
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