Green Economy In Action: Articles and Excerpts that Illustrate Green Economy and Sustainable Development Efforts

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The Green Economy is one in which the vital linkages among the economy, society, and environment are taken into account. This selection of articles and excerpts emerged in response to the need to fill the knowledge gap on practical, concrete, and on the ground green economy country experience. It is in this spirit that the articles and excerpts included in this publication have been selected: to provide information and knowledge for policy and decision makers and practitioners on the positive implications of greening some priority sectors, including job creation, resource efficiency, and generally contribution to sustainable development through an extensive ... continued below

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58 p. : col. ill.

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United Nations Development Programme August 2012.

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The Green Economy is one in which the vital linkages among the economy, society, and environment are taken into account. This selection of articles and excerpts emerged in response to the need to fill the knowledge gap on practical, concrete, and on the ground green economy country experience. It is in this spirit that the articles and excerpts included in this publication have been selected: to provide information and knowledge for policy and decision makers and practitioners on the positive implications of greening some priority sectors, including job creation, resource efficiency, and generally contribution to sustainable development through an extensive review of scientific publications and magazines.

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  • URL: http://www.undp.org/content/dam/aplaws/publication/en/publications/environment-energy/www-ee-library/mainstreaming/Green%20Economy%20in%20Action/Green%20Economy%20Compilation%20Report.pdf External Link
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The Environmental Policy Collection contains reports, policy documents, and media selected from local, statewide, national, and international organizations; government and private agencies; and scientific and research institutions. The collection also contains theses and dissertations relevant to environmental policy.

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United Nations Development Programme. Green Economy In Action: Articles and Excerpts that Illustrate Green Economy and Sustainable Development Efforts, text, August 2012; United Nations Development Programme One United Nations Plaza New York, NY 10017 USA. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc226762/: accessed July 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .