The effort of South African government in addressing the environmental consequences of the “alien invasion" while managing to create jobs and promote social protection in the process.
ILO News, 20 Aug 2014 - The ILO Pakistan’s project “Livelihood Restoration, Protection and Sustainable Empowerment of Vulnerable Peasant Communities in Sindh Province” (LRP) in collaboration with ILO Regional Office for Asia Pacific organized the first technical workshop on “Green jobs and green entrepreneurship” at Avari hotel Karachi from 11-13th August 2014.
At a COP 21 side event, Gilbert Houngbo, ILO Deputy Director Field Operations and Partnerships, explains that while moving to a sustainable economy will have profound implications for the world of work, with the right policies in place, many tens of millions of jobs can be created.
The Singapore government on Saturday launched its masterplan for sustainable development, dedicating $1.5 billion to initiatives such as scaling up public transport, growing solar adoption, and moving towards zero waste.
"Environment campaigners have stressed for creating employment opportunities by cutting carbon emission and protecting environment."
UN, 08 Jun 2014 – To commemorate World Oceans Day, the United Nations family is encouraging the international community to reflect on the multiple benefits of oceans and commit to keeping them healthy and productive for current and future generations.
Devastating cyclones, floods and ruined crops have made Bangladesh 'the world's most aware society on climate change'
UNEP NEWS CENTRE, 02 Dec 2015 - As nations gathered at COP21 in Paris for their first day of deliberations to determine a new, global climate regime, the IRP said a "whole system perspective" was crucial when considering climate policy.
With Workers’ Memorial Day/International Commemoration Day for Dead and Injured Workers just a few days away, it seems set to be the biggest commemoration ever.
Early indications are that a record number of unions around the world are planning 28 April events on what is the biggest single workplace health and safety activity on the calendar, beating anything organised by official safety bodies, governments or employers’ groups.
深圳排放权交易所(CERX)表示，国有事业单位深圳能源集团(Shenzhen Energy Group)以每吨28元人民币的价格向国有石油集团中石油(PetroChina)出售了1万吨的排放限额，并以每吨30元人民币的价格向民营发电商和太阳能电池板制造商汉能(Hanergy)出售了1万吨的排放限额。 深圳排放权交易所(CERX)表示，国有事业单位深圳能源集团(Shenzhen Energy Group)以每吨28元人民币的价格向国有石油集团中石油(PetroChina)出售了1万吨的排放限额，并以每
27 Jun 2013 - 环境网站“中外对话”北京办公室副总编徐楠：中国计划实施碳排放总量控制制度的消息一出便引起了各届人士的兴趣和讨论，然而并不是每个人都看好这一举措。
CNN, 19 Jun 2015 - Singapore is small, hot and heavily populated but also among the most liveable and economically successful cities in the word. How have they done it?
Eco-Business, 16 Oct 2014 - At the time when the government is exploring various options to move on to a low-carbon growth path, five Indian companies have made it to the global list of firms that have shown leadership in adopting measures to cut their climate-damaging emissions.