Green Economy in a Blue World

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The objective of ‘Green Economy in a Blue World’ is to analyse the challenges and opportunities of a potential transition towards a green economy in key sectors heavily linked to the marine and coastal environment – the blue world. The report will also analyse the necessary policy and institutional adjustments required for a green transition and will highlight several transformative action items that could come out of Rio+20 to accelerate transition to ocean sustainability. The key sectors (chapters) covered include Fisheries, Transport (shipping), Tourism (coastal), Energy, Marine mineral resources, and ocean nutrient pollution.

Creator(s): United Nations Environment Programme
Creation Date: January 2012
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UNT Libraries
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Environmental Policy Collection
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Place of Publication: P.O. Box 30552 - 00100 Nairobi, Kenya
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Place of Publication: Nairobi, Kenya P.O.Box 30552
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Place of Publication: 11-13, chemin des Anémones CH-1219 Geneva, Switzerland
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  • Creation: January 2012
  • Harvested: February 2013
Description:

The objective of ‘Green Economy in a Blue World’ is to analyse the challenges and opportunities of a potential transition towards a green economy in key sectors heavily linked to the marine and coastal environment – the blue world. The report will also analyse the necessary policy and institutional adjustments required for a green transition and will highlight several transformative action items that could come out of Rio+20 to accelerate transition to ocean sustainability. The key sectors (chapters) covered include Fisheries, Transport (shipping), Tourism (coastal), Energy, Marine mineral resources, and ocean nutrient pollution.

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132 p.:col.ill.

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Keyword(s): green economy | renewable energy | sustainable development | ecosystem | environmental guideline
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UNT Libraries
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Environmental Policy Collection
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Resource Type: Text
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Access: Public