UNEP Press Conference
Date: 3 December 2012
12:00 - 12:45
Location: Press Room 1
Subject: Measuring Progress Towards a Green Economy
Measuring Progress Towards a Green Economy
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) will unveil a new report, Measuring Progress Towards a Green Economy, in response to the Rio+20 mandate to assist countries with their transition from carbon-intensive, brown economies to more resource-efficient, sustainable societies.
The launch coincides with the UNEP-hosted international conference on green economy indicators, “Measuring the Future We Want,” taking place from 4 to 6 December 2012 at the Geneva International Conference Centre (CICG).
- Steven Stone, Chief, UNEP's Economics and Trade Branch
- Sheng Fulai, Economist and Head of UNEP's Green Economy Research