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Natural Resource Economics: Government Resources: Library Guide: Green economy

A guide to government information for Natural Resource Economics students.


Montmasson-Clair, Gaylor (2012). Green Economy Policy Framework and Employment Opportunity: A South African Case Study. Pretoria : Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies.
Giordano, Thierry.
   Natural resource management : an employment catalyst: the case of South Africa / Thierry Giordano, James Blignaut and Christo Marais. --    Halfway House, South Africa : Development Planning Division, Development Bank of Southern Africa, 2012.
   [17] p. : maps ; 30 cm. ( Working paper series ; no. 33 )
   Green jobs : an estimate of the direct employment potential of a greening South African economy / [team leaders: Jorge Maia and Thierry Giordano] ; Industrial Development Corporation, Development Bank of Southern Africa [and] Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies. --    [Sandton] : Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa, 2011.
   vii, 170 p. : ill., maps ; 30 cm.

Water sector

Naidoo, D.    Discussion paper on the role of water and the water sector in the green economy within the context of the new growth path :   report to the Water Research Commission /    Gezina (South Africa) :   Water Research Commission,   2013. G 68 JWRC KV 307/13

Policy and strategy

Gauteng (South Africa). Department of Economic Development (2010). A strategy for an developmental green economy for Gauteng: final report
Limpopo (South Africa). Department of Economic Development, Environment and Tourism (2013). Limpopo green economy plan, including Provincial climate change response.
   Our future : make it work : national development plan, 2030 / National Planning Commission. --    Pretoria : National Planning Commission, 2012.
   484 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 30 cm. Chapter 5, Transition to a low-carbon economy.
South Africa. Department of Economic Development.
   New growth path : accord 4 : green economy accord / Economic Development Department, Republic of South Africa. --    Pretoria : Economic Development Department, 2011.
   40 p. : ill., ports. ; 21 cm.
Western Cape (South Africa)
   Green is smart : Western Cape green economy strategy framework, 2013. --    [Cape Town, South Africa : Western Cape Government, 2013.]
   53 p. : col. ill. ; 21 x 30 cm.



South Africa. Dept. of Environmental Affairs.    The green economy :   does it include you? : your handy guide to the green economy /    Pretoria :   Department of Environmental Affairs,   [2012]. G 68 E.ENVI.12.GREE


Department of Environmental Affairs. Green Economy

Includes policies and reports.

Green Fund

"national fund that seeks to support green initiatives to assist South Africa’s transition to a low carbon, resource efficient and climate resilient development path delivering high impact economic, environmental and social benefits."

Western Cape 110% Green

"110% Green is an initiative of the Western Cape Government calling organisations to commit to the Green Economy."


Breakthrough :   corporate South Africa in a green economy /    Pretoria, South Africa :   Africa Institute of South Africa,   2014. G 68 E.RELA.15.PROM