Sustainable Growth

  • Year 2017
  • Organisation University Business School, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India
  • Author(s) Pooja Pal
  • Countries and Regions India
Session 5: Carbon-intensive industries and sustainability"

  • Year 2017
  • Organisation Kabale University, Kabale, Uganda
  • Author(s) Jennifer Turyatemba Tumushabe
Session 8: Financing the sustainability transition"

  • Year 2017
  • Organisation Sustainability & Resilience (su-re.co)
  • Author(s) Takeshi Takama, Ibnu Budiman, Novelita Wahyu Mondamina, Yudiandra Yuwono, Cynthia J Ismail
Session 9: Unpacking the water-energy-food nexus"

  • Year 2016
  • Organisation Report compiled for WWF-SA by TIPS
  • Author(s) Meshack Zwane and Gaylor Montmasson-Clair
  • Countries and Regions South Africa
Report produced by Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies for WWF-SA, South Africa. WWF received funding from the British High Commission to establish a programme to provide the South African agri-food value chain with tools and information to understand and proactively respond to climate risks in the value chain thereby supporting on-going productivity in South Africa and…"
Published in Climate Change

  • Year 2015
  • Author(s) Gaylor Montmasson-Clair
Industrial development and climate change mitigation have historically been opposed to each other. This is reflected in the industrial and climate change policy frameworks in South Africa. As a result of these two opposing frameworks and the disruptive and complex nature of the necessary transition to a low-carbon economy, the emergence of a…"
Published in Policy Briefs

  • Year 2015
  • Author(s) Georgina Ryan
A global benchmarking of policy instruments for effective climate change mitigation demonstrates the need for a mix of policy measures. The optimal policy package is characterised by the complementarity of its policy components, and the recognition of context: the appropriateness of the mix of measures varies from country to country depending on unique sets of climate…"
Published in Policy Briefs

  • Year 2013
  • Organisation TIPS
  • Author(s) Gaylor Montmasson-Clair
  • Countries and Regions South Africa
Discussion document prepared for the Climate Change Expert Group (CCXG) Global Forum held in Paris in March 2013. This paper conducts a case study focused on the state of the tracking of public and private climate-related inflows to South Africa. It investigates South Africa's strategy on climate finance (tracking) and describes South Africa's…"
Published in Climate Change

  • Year 2012
  • Author(s) Graham Sherbut
The need to address sustained economic growth while simultaneously preserving the natural environment presents important policy challenges for countries such as South Africa. Growing concerns about climate change, a loss of biodiversity, and the poor management of natural resources such as forests and water all indicate that the benefits of growth – and…"
Published in Policy Briefs

  • Year 2011
  • Organisation Energy Research Center, UCT; MAPS
  • Author(s) Peet du Plooy; Meagan Jooste
Climate and trade issues lie at the intersection of two of the world's most contested, delayed and important multilateral negotiations. Climate change under the auspices of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and international trade as regulated by the World Trade Organization (WTO). This paper is a scoping assessment of…"
Published in Climate Change

  • Year 2010
  • Organisation TIPS
  • Author(s) Alex McNamara
  • Countries and Regions South Africa
The construction sector has a key role to play in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reductions. Not only can firms in the sector, by using less energy-intensive and polluting strategies and techniques, contribute to this reduction, these firms can also encourage clients to utilize such technologies. The construction sector encompasses a range of segments;…"
Published in Climate Change

  • Year 2010
  • Organisation Camco; TIPS
  • Author(s) Alex McNamara
  • Countries and Regions South Africa
The draft Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) for electricity generation was released for public comment by the South African Department of Energy (DOE) in October 2010. While the document is therefore still in draft form, and will presumably be refined in the final stage of public engagement, it is worthwhile to reflect on the…"
Published in Climate Change

  • Year 2010
  • Organisation TIPS
  • Author(s) G.L. Jonas Capôco
There is an increased recognition that actions to address climate change and the environment are intimately linked to economic growth and sustainable development goals and needs. Actions to promote increased resilience to climate change impacts and a lower greenhouse gas (GHG) emission economy in Southern African Development Community (SADC) fall across a variety…"
Published in Trade and Industry