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.
Center for Global Development, 12 Aug 2014 - Just how good are Indigenous Peoples at preventing tropical deforestation? What about other local communities? In honor of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples this August 9th, let’s look at some numbers.
Plan commissioned this research report in order to investigate the potential for green skills training in four countries: Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam. The research has sought to identify the existing provision of green skills training in each of these countries and the sectors in which green skills gaps are likely to occur in the future.
Last updates - news, resources, events - of the ILO Green Jobs Programme for Asia and the Pacific up to July 2014!
This guide focuses on the specific challenges and opportunities for green jobs promotion in Asia. In regional terms, developing economies in Asia are now a substantial contributor to global greenhouse gas emissions, with total emissions forecast to continue increasing at a rapid rate in line with current economic growth trends.
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