International Decade for Action "Water for Life" 2005-2015rss RSS SubscribeEnglish Español

Search results: Main themes: Green economy  

Conference book from the International UN-Water Conference 'Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20'. Annex 1. Water toolbox: A contribution to Rio+20
  • Conference book from the International UN-Water Conference 'Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20'. Annex 1. Water toolbox: A contribution to Rio+20
  • UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC). November 2011
  • This conference book presents main outcomes of the International UN-Water Conference "Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20", which took place in Zaragoza, Spain, from 3 to 5 October 2011. As a contribution to the Rio+20 process, this water toolbox -or best practice guide of actions, instruments and policies- is an output from the conference. The objective of this document is to provide proposals based on the analysis of existing practice, reflecting specifically on lessons from implementation, scaling up and the relevance for developing and ...[Read full description]
  • Geographical coverage (region): Global
  • Main themes: Economic instruments, Ecosystem services, Green economy, Industry, Investments, Technology, Urban areas, Water management, Watersheds

Conference book from the International UN-Water Conference 'Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20'. Chapter 5. The way forward
  • Conference book from the International UN-Water Conference 'Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20'. Chapter 5. The way forward
  • UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC). November 2011
  • This conference book presents main outcomes of the International UN-Water Conference "Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20", which took place in Zaragoza, Spain, from 3 to 5 October 2011.This section introduces key water-related events on the roadmap towards Rio+20, main concerns about the future of the Millennium Development Goals, the role of UN-Water on the road to Rio and beyond and. This section also contains the UN-Water Statement for the Rio+20 Summit.
  • Geographical coverage (region): Global
  • Main themes: Green economy, Sustainable development, Water management

Conference book from the International UN-Water Conference 'Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20'. Chapter 4. Conference summary: Water in the Green Economy in practice
  • Conference book from the International UN-Water Conference 'Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20'. Chapter 4. Conference summary: Water in the Green Economy in practice
  • UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC). November 2011
  • This conference book presents main outcomes of the International UN-Water Conference "Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20", which took place in Zaragoza, Spain, from 3 to 5 October 2011. This section presents a summary of the presentations and discussions of the plenary sessions and side events of the conference. Each plenary session comprised of an overview presentation made by the session convenor and a questions and answers discussion with the panellists. The panellists represented specific case studies from around the world which demons...[Read full description]
  • Geographical coverage (region): Asia, Global, Latin America and the Caribbean, Middle-East
  • Main themes: Economic instruments, Financing, Green economy, Investments, Sustainable development, Technology, Water management

Conference book from the International UN-Water Conference 'Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20'. Chapter 3. Thematic conference papers
  • Conference book from the International UN-Water Conference 'Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20'. Chapter 3. Thematic conference papers
  • UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC). November 2011
  • This conference book presents main outcomes of the International UN-Water Conference "Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20", which took place in Zaragoza, Spain, from 3 to 5 October 2011. This section contains the papers prepared for the conference by the session conveners and case study representatives. Each session of the conference includes an overview paper providing an introduction to the tool or the region, as well as case study papers.
  • Geographical coverage (region): Asia, Global, Latin America and the Caribbean, Middle-East
  • Main themes: Biodiversity, Cost recovery, Ecosystem services, Financing, Green economy, Investments, Sustainable development, Technology, Water management

Conference book from the International UN-Water Conference 'Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20'. Chapter 2. Challenges and opportunities for water in the transition to a green economy

Conference book from the International UN-Water Conference 'Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20'. Chapter 1. Water on the Road to Rio+20

Summary Human Development Report 2011. Sustainability and Equity: a better future for all

Human Development Report 2011. Sustainability and Equity: a better future for all
  • Human Development Report 2011. Sustainability and Equity: a better future for all
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). November 2011
  • The Human Development Report 2011 explores the intersections between environmental sustainability and equity. The Report reveals how environmental degradation hurts poor and vulnerable groups more than others. The devastating impacts of lack of access to potable water and to basic sanitation is addressed in Chapter 3 'Tracing the effects - understanding the relations', and the issue of 'Water access, water security and sanitation' is addressed in Chapter 4 'Positive synergies-winning strategies for the environment, equity and human development'.
  • Geographical coverage (region): Global
  • Main themes: Green economy, Participation, Poverty, Sanitation, Sustainable development, Water policy, Water security, Water supply

Water and the Green Economy: Information Briefs. Water and Technology in the Transition to the Green Economy
  • Water and the Green Economy: Information Briefs. Water and Technology in the Transition to the Green Economy
  • UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC). September 2011
  • For the purposes of the International UN-Water Conference "Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20", 3-5 October 2011, Zaragoza, Spain, the UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC) has produced a series of information briefs on different issues and tools addressed by the conference. The tools information briefs introduce the main challenges, opportunities and key facts related to each of the tools identified. The briefs also outline a set of practices and approaches for transitioning to the green economy as highlighted...[Read full description]
  • Geographical coverage (region): Global
  • Main themes: Communication, Green economy, Human resources, Markets, Public-private partnerships (PPP), Sustainable development, Technology, Urbanization, Wastewater, Water conservation

Water and the Green Economy: Information Briefs. Water and Capacity Development in the Transition to the Green Economy
  • Water and the Green Economy: Information Briefs. Water and Capacity Development in the Transition to the Green Economy
  • UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC). September 2011
  • For the purposes of the International UN-Water Conference "Water in the Green Economy in Practice: Towards Rio+20", 3-5 October 2011, Zaragoza, Spain, the UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC) has produced a series of information briefs on different issues and tools addressed by the conference. The tools information briefs introduce the main challenges, opportunities and key facts related to each of the tools identified. The briefs also outline a set of practices and approaches for transitioning to the green economy as highlighted...[Read full description]
  • Geographical coverage (region): Global, Latin America and the Caribbean
  • Main themes: Capacity building, Community participation, Green economy, Human resources, Markets, Sustainable development

Previous  1  2  3  4  5  6  Next
Looking for a specific country?
 
Looking for your language?
Bimonthly publications review

Subscribe to the Bimonthly Publications Review. Produced by the UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC), this review brings you every two months the latest publications produced by United Nations agencies and programmes on issues related to water and sanitation.

Published in 2015