Policy Brief: Global Green Deal and Sustainable Development

The United Nations Department of Economics and Social Affairs – Division for Sustainable Development (DSD) has released the policy brief A Global Green New Deal for Sustainable Development:

The Global Green New Deal (GGND) would be part of the broader counter-cyclical response to the crisis and comprise three main elements:

  • Financial support to developing countries to prevent contraction of their economies. (…)
  • National stimulus packages in developed and developing countries aiming at reviving and greening national economies. (…)
  • International policy coordination to ensure that the developed countries’ stimulus packages not only are effective to create jobs in developed countries but that these will also facilitate generating strong developmental impacts in developing countries. (…)
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