Tag Archive for 'global GDP'

Tony Juniper’s book ‘What has Nature ever done for us?’ shows that Nature underpins global GDP

January 2nd, 2013 by Profile Books Ltd

Tony Juniper‘s book “What has Nature ever done for Us? is published by Profile Books Ltd on 14 January 2013. The book is available as a trade paperback and an ebook. Jose Lopez, Executive Vice President of Operations at Nestlé said the book is a “highly readable, personal journey of discovery of nature and our […]

Two percent of global GDP can trigger greener, smarter growth while fighting poverty

February 21st, 2011 by United Nations Environment Programme

A United Nations Environment Programme report “Towards a Green Economy: Pathways to Sustainable Development and Poverty Eradication” states that investing two percent of global GDP into ten key sectors can kick-start a transition towards a low carbon, resource efficient Green Economy. The sum, currently amounting to an average of around $1.3 trillion a year and […]