The roundtable highlighted the opportunities and challenges in creating green businesses and green jobs in Asia and the Pacific, as well as the associated implications for the economic recovery path of the countries in the region.
The discussion helped formulating policy recommendations on the requirements and prerequisites for building sustainable productive capacities and establishing an enabling policy framework for developing green businesses and jobs.
The round table was held on Tuesday, 8 December.
For more information, please contact:
Chin Pen Chua, Chief, Asia and Pacific Programme
Phone: +43 1 26026 3680
Briefing note: Is green industry the next engine of growth for Asia and the Pacific
Background paper - S. Chung, C. Yoon (1,5 MB)