SDG12 Responsible Consumption and Production

Cities and Marine Plastic Pollution: Building a Circular Economy

This free eLearning course was developed to support city-level capacity building on the topic of plastic waste management. The purpose of this course is to share the latest knowledge and approaches to measuring and managing plastic pollution from land-based sources, in particular cities, for the achievement of local, national and regional goals related to sustainable development.

Asia-Pacific Energy Portal

The Asia Pacific Energy Portal is one aspect of ESCAP’s support to regional member States under the Asian and Pacific Energy Forum (APEF). With the generous support of the Russian Federation, the portal has been designed to serve as an informational foundation, helping to meet that mandate and support ESCAP’s ongoing energy-related activities. The portal was launched at the 71st Commission Session in May 2015 and continues to develop with new features and content.

International Webinar on a Sustainable Private Sector: Sustainable Business USA

This webinar seeks to introduce participants to sustainable business in the United States and to share ways in which you can explore and implement green and responsible practices in your business, community, and consumer choices. This webinar will also touch upon business operations during the pandemic and what comes next. Furthermore, it seeks to contribute towards the 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that the private sector and individuals alike play a large role in implementing.

Circularity for Resilience and Jobs: Green Recovery Policies Are The Global Opportunity Today

The COVID-19 crisis is linked with nature loss and shrinking habitats. And it comes on top of the triple crises we already face: our climate is in serious trouble, nature and biodiversity are in accelerating decline, and humanity’s toxic trail of pollution and waste is growing. Our unsustainable consumption and production is the core driver of these crises.

Circularity for Resilience and Jobs: Green Recovery Policies Are The Global Opportunity Today

The COVID-19 crisis is linked with nature loss and shrinking habitats. And it comes on top of the triple crises we already face: our climate is in serious trouble, nature and biodiversity are in accelerating decline, and humanity’s toxic trail of pollution and waste is growing. Our unsustainable consumption and production is the core driver of these crises.