Green economy and trade trends, challenges and opportunities

United Nations Environment Programme (2013)

This report has been prepared by the Trade, Policy and Planning Unit of the United Nations Environment Programme. It is a key component of the Green Economy and Trade Opportunities Project. It aims to: Identify a range of international trade opportunities in various key economic sectors associated with the transition to a green economy

Identify policies and measures that may act as facilitators and overcome hindrances to seizing trade opportunities arising from the transition to a green economy

and Assist governments, the private sector and other stakeholders to build capacity to take advantage of sustainable trade opportunities at the national, regional or international level.

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