10 Jul 2020
Naheed Shah Durrani – The green stimulus planting 10 billion trees and creating jobs
While so much of the global conversation about climate change supposes slowing economic growth, Pakistan is showing us how investing in the environment isnt just a source of economic growth it can provide employment to those who have lost jobs during COVID-19.
Topic(s)AnimalsBiodiversity and EcosystemsClimate ChangeCOVID-19Digital TransformationEconomic OutlookEcosystem servicesEnergyFood SecurityGreen EconomyHealthJobsNature based solutionsPolicyProtected areasRural
Sustainable Development Goal(s)SDG 1: No PovertySDG 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesSDG 13: Climate ActionSDG 16: Peace, Justice and Strong InstitutionsSDG 17: Partnerships to achieve the goalSDG 2: Zero HungerSDG 3: Good Health and Well-beingSDG 6: Clean Water and SanitationSDG 7: Affordable and Clean EnergySDG 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthSDG 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
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