August 26, 2020

The 7th edition of the Latin America Green Awards (Premios Latinoamérica Verde) took place during 18-22 August 2020. Usually held in Guayaquil, Ecuador, the annual event was adapted to a 100% virtual platform this year. 

Known as the largest socio-environmental movement in Latin America, the Green Awards are one of the most relevant sustainability initiatives in the region, giving visibility to the 500 best social and environmental projects in Latin America. 

Latin America faces a number of challenges to its rich natural capital: It is home to 23% of tropical forests, 31% of water resources and 70% of the planet's biodiversity. However, it is the region with the most urban growth where 80% of the population lives in cities, causing pressure on the environment and therefore facing overpopulation, deforestation, loss of biodiversity and water pollution. 

August 4, 2020

Years in the making, the Programme for the Development of Green Economy in the Kyrgyz Republic has been enacted, setting out a strategy and plan to create the basis for the introduction of green economy approaches to the development of the national economy by 2023.

August 4, 2020

Whilst PAGE countries have been extremely responsive to the COVID-19 crisis and are working hard to ensure that a fair and green economy is not left off the agenda, PAGE’s biggest asset has always been the core elements of an inclusive, green economy which are essential

August 4, 2020

PAGE and GIZ Join Efforts to Design Economic Support Measures for Economic Growth and a Resilient and Cleaner Economy in Kazakhstan

July 29, 2020

Having established itself as one of West Africa’s economic hubs, Senegal has, in tandem, made significant strides towards improving the well-being of its population through its commitment to sustainable development.

July 29, 2020

With the aim for organizing waste collectors into cooperatives, the International Labour Organization (ILO) has launched a “Rapid assessment of the waste management market in Senegal for the use of the cooperative advantage in the sector” and a “Rapid assessment of the potential for a cooperative approach to waste management in Senegal”. The launch will include national worksho

July 29, 2020

More than 100 participants from a number of municipal governments in West Java, NGOs, private sector, as well as development partners joined a kick-off meeting on Thursday, 5 March 2020 in Bandung, Indonesia for the Low Carbon Development Initiative. The event was hosted and opened by the Head of Regional Development Planning Agency/Bappeda of West Java Province, Dr.

July 29, 2020

With a view to strengthen the ecosystem for handling and disposal of batteries across India and ensure the safety of people involved, as well as to check the environmental hazards caused by their indiscriminate handling and disposal, the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) has published the draft Battery Waste Management Rules, 2020, on February 20, 2020 which is set to

July 29, 2020

As India unveils its relief and recovery packages in response to the COVID pandemic crisis,  The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), a leading think tank dedicated to conducting research for sustainable development of India and the Global South, along with the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) held a webinar titled ‘Greening the Economic Recovery in India’ on May 14, 2020.  

July 29, 2020

Since 2015, PAGE has been supporting Jiangsu Province with macro-level green economy policy monitoring and advising sectoral policy in the areas of green