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2012 SI Pilot Project for 4 countries in Asia and the Pacific

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Since 2008, SI Pilot Projects have been implemented to apply Green Growth principles at the national level and so far 15 projects, include Plastic Waste Management in Vietnam have completed in 11 countries and contributed to achieve green economy in the region.


In this year SI secretariat have selected 4 best projects among the 19 proposals submitted last February and these will be launched soon to deliver green growth concept to the country.
 
The 4 Projects for 2012 are as below:

[Table. 1] The SI Pilot Projects for 2012

COUNTRY

PROJECT TITLE

CAMBODIA

Low-Carbon Green Growth Capacity Building for Public Officers

LAOS

Enhancement of training and awareness on Climate Change and its impact

MONGOLIA

The Establishment of E-Waste Management Policy Guideline

PAKISTAN

Promoting Green Growth Initiative in Pakistan through Awareness, Education and Regional Knowledge Networking,

A Road Map to Low Carbon Initiative




The Pilot projects will be conducted with central or local governments of the selected countries in cooperation with UN ESCAP, KMOE and Keco and expert consultations will be provided to find future directions for implementation, planing policy and technical issues.