As world leaders gathered over the last two weeks to discuss progress towards the ambitious Sustainable Development Goals, one partnership of UN Agencies had an ambitious goal of its own. The Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE) believes that by convening international institutions, governments, the private...Read more

5-7 April, 2017, Potchefstroom, South Africa - “Many officials lack good understanding of what the Green Economy means in practice and in the context of their work. It is will be very useful for them to have the concept linked to the key priorities and sectors in the country,...Read more

Rahinatu Sidiki Alare is a Technical Officer at the Institute for Environment and Sanitation Studies (IESS) at the University of Ghana. She is one of the many men and women who comprise the PAGE Community of Trainers, an initiative launched through a training of trainers (ToT)...Read more

The future of economic leadership and growth is tied to green economy, according to United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres. Mr. Guterres’ statement was part of a call to action on climate change delivered to an audience of students, academics, and business leaders on 30 May 2017 at New York University. These...Read more

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. Higher education is a competitive market. Universities find themselves in a race for staff, students, and research funds. While healthy to a certain extent, the American University Innovation Alliance warns that competition can “impede institutions' ability to achieve collective impact, diffuse innovation, and drive needed changes in higher...Read more

Berlin, Germany – On March 28, 2017, Uruguay and Guyana joined the Partnership for Action on Green Economy. The announcement was made at the PAGE Ministerial Conference in Berlin attended by over 430 participants, including 40 Ministers.

Both countries have demonstrated a strong commitment to making the transition to...Read more