This technical report on the green economy in Burkina Faso aims to enable the country to seize the opportunities offered by its transition to a green economy. Burkina Faso has a major challenge in strengthening the foundations of its socio-economic development and the study, carried out under the UNEP Green Economy Initiative, is expected to provide a framework for green investments in Burkina Faso and boost the country’s transition to a low-carbon, resource-efficient economy. It focuses on six priority sectors: agriculture, livestock, forestry, water, energy and mining.
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Topics: Agriculture and Food, Energy, Forestry, Land Use Management, Mining, Water, Adaptation, Green Jobs/Economy, Policy Instruments
Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document
Publication date: 2014