November 25, 2015

Dakar, Senegal, 17 - 18 November 2015 – Over a hundred participants from the Government, the National Assembly, the Economic, Social and Environmental council, local authorities, civil society and the private sector, gathered to discuss policy frameworks and strategies to stimulate action for a green economy in Senegal.

October 8, 2015

Dakar, Senegal, 17-19 November 2015 -  PAGE Week was held in Dakar, Senegal under the theme "The Transition to a Green Economy in Senegal: political and strategic framework to stimulate action”.

August 24, 2015


Burkina Faso: On 22 June, PAGE held a validation workshop for the Green Economy Learning Assessment. The study was developed in partnership with the Center for Social and Economic Development (CEDRES). 60 participants participated in the workshop, including from the Ministries of Education, Trade, Agriculture, Tourism, and Culture, among others.

May 6, 2015

Donors Provide over US $11 Million in Support of Country-level Action Front Runners Showcase Economic and Social Benefits of Transformation

Dubai, 4 March, 2014 - Countries such as Burkina Faso, Peru, Mauritius, Mongolia, and Senegal are set to boost their economies through a shift of investment and policies towards a new generation of assets that include clean technolo

February 10, 2015

Cairo, Egypt, March 2015 - The new Green Economy Africa Synthesis Report - launched at the African Ministerial Conference on Environment (AMCEN) in March 2015 – highlights the key findings of agriculture, energy, wate

November 18, 2014

Dakar, Senegal, 18 November 2014 - Up to half a million people could be lifted out of poverty, and 30,000 new jobs created in Senegal, with a switch to a Green Economy,according to a new report from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

June 9, 2014

In response to requests by the governments of Burkina Faso and Senegal, the ILO, UNDP, UNEP, UNIDO and UNITAR jointly launched PAGE in the two countries in view of supporting national efforts to transition to greener economies

March 6, 2014

Fundamental Shift in Investment Needed to Green Jobs, Industry and Trade Dubai

Dubai, 4-5 March 2014 - Countries that have begun to embrace a green economy approach say that they realize a fundamental change in national planning and investment is required to reach their sustainable development and poverty eradication ambitions.