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Our selection of videos on this month's theme: Green Economy

 

Global Green Growth Summit 2014

 

Global Green Growth Summit 2013

 

Green Growth: The Future for Africa - Tuesday, 20 May 2014
Moderator: Ms. Yvonne Ndege, Presenter, Al Jazeera

 

Green Growth: The Future for Africa - Kigali, Tuesday 20 May 2014
The transition to green growth and inclusive growth represents the overarching objectives of the AfDB's Strategy for 2013-2022. The objective of the side event is to discuss how green growth can support economic transformation and improve human welfare on the African continent.

 

Green Growth in Africa: Youth Perspective by Landry Ndriko Mayigane, Tuesday 20 May 2014
Landry Ndriko Mayigane, President of the Rwanda Youth Alliance for Climate Actions (RYACA) speaking at the African Development Group Annual Meetings in Kigali, Rwanda.

 

Green Growth The Future for Africa
Green Growth The Future for Africa

 

When sustainability means more than ‘green’
Protecting the natural environment isn’t the whole story: companies must consider their social, economic, and cultural impact as well.

 

Niko Paech: Scenarios for a post-growth economy - Degrowth Leipzig 2014
Degrowth Conference Leipzig 2014

 

Clive Spash: Scenarios for a post-growth economy - Degrowth Leipzig 2014
Degrowth Conference Leipzig 2014

 

Economic empowerment in green: Jenny Cargill at TEDxTableMountain
Jenny Cargill is special advisor to the Premier, Western Cape Government of South Africa, with a particular focus on the green economy. Jenny's talk deals with the challenges that have constrained BEE from its promise of empowerment, and puts forward a more socially and environmentally inclusive way of thinking called Green Economic Empowerment.

 

Global green growth towards 2052? - Jørgen Randers
Jørgen Randers from BI breaks down the concept "Green Growth" to its basic components

 

The road-map for Green Growth towards 2030?
Per Espen Stoknes from BI looks at the driving forces and opportunities of the green growth shift towards 2030

 

Towards a green economy: Juan Verde at TEDxCibeles
Towards a green economy: Juan Verde at TEDxCibeles

 

Green Bronx Machine -- growing our way into a new economy: Stephen Ritz at TEDxManhattan
Stephen Ritz is a South Bronx teacher/administrator. With the help of extended student and community family they have grown over 25,000 pounds of vegetables in the Bronx while generating extraordinary academic performance. His Bronx classroom features the first indoor edible wall in NYC DOE which routinely generates enough produce to feed 450 students healthy meals and trains the youngest nationally certified workforce in America.

 

A Future of Green Growth: Why Sustainability and Equity Are Crucial for Saving the Environment
Keynote "A Future of Green Growth: Why Sustainability and Equity Are Crucial for Saving the Environment" with Prof. Joseph Stiglitz at 2014MIECF, Macao.

 

Ecosystems and human wellbeing in the green economy
Future Earth Young Scientists Networking Conference on Integrated Science

 

Green economy and rethinking social and economic models (part I)
Green economy and rethinking social and economic models (part I)

 

Green economy and rethinking social and economic models (part II)
Green economy and rethinking social and economic models (part II)

 

Eco:Nomics - Future of the Green Economy
Thursday, April 21st 2011 - Davis Auditorium Columbia University

 

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