Green Jobs: Towards Decent Work in a Sustainable, Low-Carbon World


Subject:
Environment , Jobs & Work , Occupations , Government Policies , Sustainable Development

Description:
This report, released in October 2008, examines definitions and policies, employment impacts, and employment outlook for jobs that contribute to preserving or restoring the environment. Employment sectors discussed include energy supply alternatives, green and energy-efficient buildings, transportation, basic industry, food and agriculture, and forestry. Includes links to a report summary (also in French and Spanish) and press release. From the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Publisher:
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.unep.org/labour_environment/features/greenjobs-report.asp


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