Despite the impact of the 2008 economic and financial crisis, in the last decades employment and world GDP growth have lifted millions out of poverty. However, growth is slowing and inequalities are growing rapidly. Achieving this objective requires bold action to support sustainable economic growth, innovation and job creation, to protect and foster workers' rights, and to end modern slavery, child labour and trafficking.

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Organizations

Organization | Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions

BRS

BCI

Organization | Non-Governmental and Business Organizations

Better Cotton Initiative

BCI

Organization | Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Convention on Wetlands

Ramsar Convention

CERN

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

European Organization for Nuclear Research

CERN

GEO Secretariat

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

Group on Earth Observations

GEO

Organization | Non-Governmental and Business Organizations

International Organization for Standardization

ISO

ITC

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

International Trade Center

ITC

Organization | Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Minamata Convention on Mercury

Organization | Thematic Platforms

SDG Lab

UNEP

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

UNEP Chemicals and Waste Branch

UNICEF

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Children’s Fund

UNICEF

UNDP

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Development Programme Office in Geneva

UNDP

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

UNECE

UNITAR

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

UNITAR

UNOG

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Office at Geneva

UNOG

Organization | Intergovernmental Organizations

World Trade Organization

WTO

Experts

Alexander Kasterine

Alexander Kasterine is the Head of the Trade and Environment Programme at the International Trade Centre (ITC).

Benjamin Simmons

Benjamin Simmons is the Head of the Green Growth Knowledge Partnership (GGKP).
Claudia Assmann

Claudia Assmann

Claudia Assmann is a Programme Officer at the Resources and Markets Branch of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Fulai Scheng

Sheng Fulai is the Head of the Economic and Trade Policy Unit at UNEP Resources and Markets Branch.

Liesbeth Casier

Liesbeth Casier is a Policy Advisor at the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)

Moustapha Kamal Gueye

Moustapha Kamal Gueye is the Coordinator of Green Jobs Programme at the International Labour Organizaton (ILO).

Peter Bakker

Peter Bakker is the President and CEO of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD).

Rowan Palmer

Rowan Palmer is a Research Specialist at the Resources and Markets Branch of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Steven Stone

Steven Stone is the Chief of the Resources and Markets Branch of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Vera Weick

Vera Weick is a Programme Officer at the Resources and Markets Branch of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Events

Event | Conference

Meyrin Economic Forum 2021

11 Mar 2021

Théâtre Forum Meyrin | Place des Cinq-Continents 1, 1217 Meyrin

Learning

Jobs