Thematic Strategies: Communities of Practice

Projects

UG56
Countries
UG56 Creation of a Transitional Climate Finance Unit (TCFU) and the COP26 Taskforce at MoFPED
Start Date Q2 April 21, 2022
Funding Source
Actual Budget (USD) 1,950,000
Status Active
Thematic Area
  • Climate Resilient and Green Growth
  • Carbon Pricing
  • Climate Finance
  • Green Jobs
  • Green Growth
  • Green Growth Index
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UG23-E1
Countries
UG23 Promoting Solar Powered Irrigation and Pumping in Uganda
Start Date Q1 October 2020
Funding Source
Actual Budget (USD) 800,000
Status Active
Thematic Area
  • Sustainable Energy
  • Solar Energy
  • Climate-Smart Agriculture
  • Renewable Energy
  • Green Growth
  • Water and Sanitation
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UG22
Countries
UG22 NDC Partnership Economic Advisory Support
Start Date Q1 21st January 2021
Funding Source
Actual Budget (USD) 190,000
Status Active
Thematic Area
  • Climate Resilient and Green Growth
  • Green Finance
  • Climate Finance
  • Green recovery
  • National Financing Vehicles
  • Green Growth
  • National Adaptation Planning (NAP)
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News

News • November 30, 2022

Global Green Growth Institute apoya el diálogo para la construcción de una visión sobre mercado de Carbono en el Perú

El evento se desarrolló en el marco de proyecto liderado por el Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) bajo el programa de asistencia técnica del Instituto de Industria y Tecnología Ambiental de Corea (KEITI), el cual busca apoyar al gobierno peruano en los primeros pasos para la elaboración de una hoja de ruta hacia un mercado […]

News • November 30, 2022

EIT Climate-KIC partners with Global Green Growth Institute to launch a Blue Economy Accelerator in the Pacific

SUVA, FIJI – 22 November 2022 – Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) signed a partnership agreement today with EIT Climate-KIC, supported by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland (‘Irish Aid’), to deliver the Blue Economy ClimAccelerator program in the Pacific Islands. The five-month program will run from January to May 2023 and […]

News • November 23, 2022

Delegation of European Union and Global Green Growth Institute join forces to foster innovation in energy efficiency in Viet Nam

Hanoi, 30 Sept 2022 – The Delegation of European Union (EUD) to Viet Nam and Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) Viet Nam announced a three-year program “Accelerating Innovative Startups for Energy Efficiency” (AIS4EE) to promote entrepreneurship in energy efficiency and the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC).   Viet Nam is one of the most energy-intensive economies in […]

News • November 23, 2022

The signing of Uganda’s Country Planning Framework

26th October 2022 marks the signing of Uganda’s Country Planning Framework (CPF) which is the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI)’s planning document that presents the strategic initiatives that GGGI aims to pursue in partnership with the Republic of Uganda. The CPF was signed by both GGGI Director General, Dr. Frank Rijsberman and Hon. Matia Kasaija […]

News • November 22, 2022

Green Entrepreneurship for a Sustainable Future

Under the theme ‘Naturing Green Enterprises for a Sustainable Future. To equip the students with the knowledge and skills in accordance with the sustainable development goals, St. Kizito has established and embedded topics on greening and waste-to-resource practices within the school curriculum aimed at preserving the environment. This has channeled the students’ minds about climate […]

News • November 22, 2022

Consultation workshop on the development of green city strategy for Bocanda

From October 13th to 14th, 2022, GGGI in partnership with the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development (MINEDD) and Bocanda Mayor Office held a consultation workshop on the development of the green city strategy for Bocanda. The workshop was attended by more than 40 participants from various technical departments of the public sector of the […]

News • November 7, 2022

Ministry of Planning and Investment, British Embassy in Laos and GGGI release a Pre-feasibility Study on a Battery Swapping System for Electric 2-wheelers in Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR.

With support from the Ministry of Planning and Investment and the British Embassy in Laos, the pre-feasibility study conducted by GGGI examines the financial viability and environmental sustainability of implementing a Battery Swapping System model for electric two-wheelers in Vientiane Capital and contribute to achieve the Government of Lao PDR’s 2030 target on 30% electric […]

News • November 3, 2022

ONEP launches projects to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and global warming

Bangkok, Thailand – On 12th October 2022 the Office of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy and Planning (ONEP), the National Designated Authority of the Green Climate Fund (GCF), launched the GCF Readiness and Preparatory Support Programme to help Thailand curb greenhouse gas emissions and global warming. The initiative is a collaborative effort between the Thailand […]

News • November 1, 2022

Green Entrepreneurship Forum for Young Entrepreneurs in Lao PDR

On August 17, 2022, in Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR, the Global Green Growth Institute Lao PDR (GGGI) in collaboration with the Young Entrepreneur Association of Lao PDR (YEAL) had organized the Green Entrepreneurship Forum for Young Entrepreneurs in Lao PDR. The event was attended by more than 60 participants (37 female) from a variety of […]

News • October 4, 2022

Fostering Green Investment: GGGI Holds an Investment and Infrastructure Planning Workshop

GGGI Uganda hosted a working session with political and technical city representatives from Arua, Gulu, Mbarara and Jinja to prioritize the infrastructure and investment proposals of these secondary cities. Attendees were joined by representatives from the National Planning Authority (NPA), Ministry of Local Government, Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, the Private Sector Development […]

News • September 22, 2022

The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) Uganda, in partnership with the National Building Review Board (NBRD), train the private sector on building laws, physical development plans and green buildings in the greater Kampala metropolitan area (GKMA).

The private sector in Uganda plays a key role in achieving sustainable socio-economic development in the country. It accounts for 90 percent of employment in Uganda and contributed 80 percent to GDP in the FY 2015/2016. The Government of Uganda recognizes its significance in that the third National Development Plan (NDP III) 2020/21 – 2024/25, […]

News • September 6, 2022

Profonanpe y el Global Green Growth Institute firman acuerdo de cooperación interinstitucional para promover el financiamiento verde en el Perú

La alianza interinstitucional se realiza como parte de los esfuerzos de ambas instituciones para promover el financiamiento y el diseño de iniciativas conjuntas alineadas a las prioridades nacionales en materia de conservación de ecosistemas, biodiversidad, economía circular y cambio climático. Lima, 30 agosto de 2022 .- Con el objetivo de potenciar el cumplimiento de las […]

News • August 24, 2022

Greater Kampala Metropolitan Area adopts new Solid Waste Management Strategy

August 8, 2022 –The Ministry of Kampala Capital City and Metropolitan Affairs with technical and financial support from the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) and the European Union through the Greening Uganda’s Urbanization and Industrialization project developed the Greater Kampala Metropolitan Area’s Solid Waste Management Strategy which aims to improve the solid waste management system […]

News • August 5, 2022

Sustainably managing hazardous and municipal solid waste management in Rwanda

In 2016 I was privileged to sit in a high-level government meeting where the policies and strategic direction of the government were discussed and decisions taken regarding the immediate, medium to long-term solutions to the challenges facing the country and the opportunities thereof. This meeting was a memorable but also puzzling one as part of […]

News • July 29, 2022

The Government of Colombia, GGGI and the UK PACT boost bioeconomy through Open Innovation Challenges

During the Event “Cocreating a Zero Hunger Future” iNNpulsa Colombia y Renata Colombia, the Open Innovation Challenges for Bioeconomy focused on biofertilizers where launched. Each solution selected to address the challenges will receive a total of 22.000 USD in technical assistance. Due to external political and economic factors, in the past recent months fertilizers prices […]

News • July 29, 2022

GGGI, Norway and the Government of Antioquia work together to strengthen Nature-based Tourism in the region

Antioquia, July, 2022. the Government of Antioquia and the Secretary of Tourism of Antioquia, with the support of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), under the second phase of the Colombia-GGGI-Norway Green Growth Program, successfully presented the advances made in the Nature-based Tourism Strategy 2040 and the Strategic Tourism Plan lines in Antioquia. In addition, […]

News • July 27, 2022

Key Actors Engagement workshop for the pre-feasibility study for energy recovery from organic waste in the Tangier Region-Morocco

As part of the “Resilient Recovery Rapid Readiness Support in the Kingdom of Morocco” Program in support of the Organic Waste to Energy Program (OWtE), a workshop was held on July 5 with the participation of key stakeholders both from National and Subnational level. The opening remarks of the workshop was made by Mr. Lhoussine […]

News • July 26, 2022

GGGI and UNCDF expand their partnership to support small green businesses in the Pacific

Suva, Fiji – The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) and the UN Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) signed an amendment to their existing Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to expand areas of cooperation on 29th June. The document was signed virtually by Gerard O’Donoghue, on behalf of GGGI Director General and Mr Bram Peters, Regional Manager-Pacific of UNCDF. The […]

News • July 22, 2022

MoU between German Sparkassenstiftung and GGGI Uzbekistan

We are happy to announce that on Monday, the 27th of June, the German Sparkassenstiftung (DSIK) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Green Entrepreneurial Education and Development of the Agribusiness Sector in the Republic of Uzbekistan with GGGI.  The MoU sets the foundation for future cooperation in the Aral Sea Region. The GGGI project “Green […]

News • July 15, 2022

Accelerating the green transition: First onshore verified green bond issuance in Viet Nam

Hanoi, 15 July 2022 – With technical support from the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), the first onshore, local currency, internationally verified green bond was issued in Viet Nam by EVN Finance Joint Stock Company (EVNF). The value of the issuance is USD 75 million (VND 1,700 billion equivalent). “Green finance is increasingly becoming a […]

Reports

Indonesia Country Planning Framework 2021-2025 #greengrowth  • Forest (Sustainable) Landscapes  • Indonesia  • Cross Cutting  • Sustainable Landscapes
Impact Assessment of Measures to Support Sustainable Energy Investment in the Garment Sector Cambodia  • #Cambodia  • Sustainable Energy  • Cross Cutting  • Solar Energy
Report
Impact Assessment of Measures to Support Sustainable Energy Investment in the Garment Sector

Cambodia  • #Cambodia  • Sustainable Energy  • Cross Cutting  • Solar Energy  • Circular Economy  • Circular Economy  • Renewable Energy  • Green Growth

Case Study: Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI) in the development of the Peruvian Sustainable Bond Framework sustainable bonds  • green finance  • Climate Bonds  • Green Bonds  • Gender Equality and Social Inclusion
Report
Case Study: Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI) in the development of the Peruvian Sustainable Bond Framework

sustainable bonds  • green finance  • Climate Bonds  • Green Bonds  • Gender Equality and Social Inclusion  • Peru  • Gender and Inclusive Development  • Climate Resilient and Green Growth  • Climate Finance  • Green Growth

Enabling Social Forestry Enterprises in Indonesia #greengrowth  • Forest (Sustainable) Landscapes  • Indonesia  • Sustainable Landscapes  • GGGI Indonesia
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Enabling Social Forestry Enterprises in Indonesia

#greengrowth  • Forest (Sustainable) Landscapes  • Indonesia  • Sustainable Landscapes  • GGGI Indonesia  • Green Growth  • green growth  • sustainable development

Pre-feasibility Study on a Battery Swapping System for Electric 2-wheelers in Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR Lao PDR  • #greengrowth  • Green Cities  • Sustainable Energy  • Energy
Report
Pre-feasibility Study on a Battery Swapping System for Electric 2-wheelers in Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR

Lao PDR  • #greengrowth  • Green Cities  • Sustainable Energy  • Energy  • Sustainable Transport  • Climate Resilient and Green Growth  • Startups  • climate finance  • Climate Change  • Renewable Energy  • Reporting and Verification  • Green Growth  • e-mobility  • green cities development  • Sustainable Tourism  • Sustainable Tourism  • Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC)  • renewable energy  • Sustainable Development Goals

Potentiel du tri des déchets plastique et réplicabilité du modèle du village de Darou Miname, dans la commune de Touba Mosquée Senegal  • Green Cities  • #greengrowth  • Waste  • Circular Economy
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Potentiel du tri des déchets plastique et réplicabilité du modèle du village de Darou Miname, dans la commune de Touba Mosquée

Senegal  • Green Cities  • #greengrowth  • Waste  • Circular Economy  • Green Jobs  • Green Growth  • green cities development  • green jobs

Sustainable City Strategic Plan 2020-2030 for Seven Secondary Cities (KH) sustainable cities  • Cambodia  • #Cambodia  • Green Cities  • Cross Cutting
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Sustainable City Strategic Plan 2020-2030 for Seven Secondary Cities (KH)

sustainable cities  • Cambodia  • #Cambodia  • Green Cities  • Cross Cutting  • Green Growth  • green growth

Accelerating Green Financing through the strengthening of Mexico’s National Banking and Securities Comission ESG  • National Banking  • green finance  • UK PACT  • México
Report
Accelerating Green Financing through the strengthening of Mexico’s National Banking and Securities Comission

ESG  • National Banking  • green finance  • UK PACT  • México  • Green Finance  • Climate Finance  • Green Growth  • Green financing  • Paris Agreement

Acelerando los flujos del Financiamiento Verde a través del fortalecimiento de la Comisión Nacional Bancaria y de Valores Acuerdo de París  • CNVB  • CND  • Financiamiento Verde  • Mexico
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Acelerando los flujos del Financiamiento Verde a través del fortalecimiento de la Comisión Nacional Bancaria y de Valores

Acuerdo de París  • CNVB  • CND  • Financiamiento Verde  • Mexico  • ESG  • asg  • México  • NDC  • Green Finance  • Climate Finance  • Green Growth

Green and Blue Economy Synergy – Concepts and Methods for the OECS Green-Blue Growth Index flagship-publications  • OECS  • Technical Report  • Climate Resilient and Green Growth  • Green Growth
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Green and Blue Economy Synergy – Concepts and Methods for the OECS Green-Blue Growth Index

flagship-publications  • OECS  • Technical Report  • Climate Resilient and Green Growth  • Green Growth  • Green Growth Index  • Green-Blue Index

GGGI Burkina Faso at the glance – English Goverment partnership  • Projects  • Burkina Faso  • Burkina Faso  • #greengrowth
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GGGI Burkina Faso at the glance – English

Goverment partnership  • Projects  • Burkina Faso  • Burkina Faso  • #greengrowth  • Sustainable Energy  • Monitoring  • Reporting and Verification  • Green Growth  • National Adaptation Planning (NAP)

Evaluation of Rwanda Country Program (2022) Rwanda  • Green Cities  • Green Buildings and Industry  • Gender and Inclusive Development  • Sustainable Transport
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Evaluation of Rwanda Country Program (2022)

Rwanda  • Green Cities  • Green Buildings and Industry  • Gender and Inclusive Development  • Sustainable Transport  • Waste  • National Financing Vehicles  • Green Growth

Circular Built Environment Highlights from Africa Report sustainable buildings  • United Nations Once Planet  • rwanda  • UN2030  • built environment
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Circular Built Environment Highlights from Africa Report

sustainable buildings  • United Nations Once Planet  • rwanda  • UN2030  • built environment  • buildings and construction  • Burkina Faso  • CEB Africa Report  • senegal  • Uganda  • Rwanda  • Senegal  • Burkina Faso  • Green Cities  • Uganda  • Green Buildings and Industry  • Solar Energy  • Climate Resilient and Green Growth  • Circular Economy  • Green Growth  • green building

GGGI Global Green Hydrogen Program Green Hydrogen  • India  • Morocco  • Indonesia  • GHGI
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GGGI Global Green Hydrogen Program

Green Hydrogen  • India  • Morocco  • Indonesia  • GHGI  • Renewable Energy  • Green Growth

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