Key Issues on Green Economy

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This paper discusses the key issues surrounding green economy at Rio+20 in three categories: „principles of a green economy‟, „policy tools for transition towards green economies‟ and „international cooperation for green economies‟. The discussion is based on current trends in the discussion of green economy in the Rio+20 process, which can be apprehended in the […]

The Dubai Initiative -The Development of a Gulf Carbon Platform: Mapping out the Gulf Cooperation Council Carbon Exchange

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[pdf_attachment file=”1″ name=”optional file nameThe Dubai Initiative (The Development of a Gulf Carbon Platform: Mapping out the Gulf Cooperation Council Carbon Exchange)”] The countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) have some of the highest greenhouse gas emissions rates per capita in the world. This paper argues that in spite of the extremely high greenhouse […]

The Sendai Framework

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[pdf_attachment file=”1″ name=”click here to download the The Sendai Framework”] The Sendai Framework is a followup to the Hyogo Framework for Action. The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 was adopted by UN Member States on 18 March 2015 at the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture, […]

Hyogo Framework for Action

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[pdf_attachment file=”1″ name=”click here to download the Hyogo Framework for Action”] One of the lesser discussed topics at MUN is disaster management and the prevention of disasters, however, it plays a vital role in may topics that are discussed, whether it be social, economical or political. the Hyogo Framework for Action is one of the […]