Poverty Environment Partnership

PEP Meetings

09 Jun 2017

Investing in Natural Capital for an Inclusive Green and Blue Economy to implement the SDGs and Paris Climate Agreement

New York, Tarrytown Estate, 19-22nd June 2017 

Reports and Articles

04 Nov 2008

This report examines the processes associated with the incorporation of environmental issues into Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs) in Ghana, Honduras, Uganda, and Vietnam. The report aims to contribute to the debate on pro-poor development and environmental issues in order to improve poor peopleメs livelihoods and toward the sustainable use of natural resources.

04 Nov 2008

This publication focuses on the local processes that can deliver the MDGs with regard to poverty reduction and sustainable resource use. It addresses the following questions:

  • How can international agencies ensure support for the local processes needed to achieve the MDGs on the ground?
  • What changes are needed in monitoring progress towards meeting the MDGs?

    If governments and international agencies focus more on the MDGs, what might be marginalized, especially regarding civil and political rights, decentralization and democracy?

04 Nov 2008

Prepared as a contribution to the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development, the document focuses on ways to reduce poverty, and sustain growth. It defines the links between poverty, and the environment, and, demonstrates that sound, and equitable management of the environment is integral to achieving the Millennium Development Goals, in particular to eradicating extreme poverty, and hunger, reducing child mortality, combating major diseases, and ensuring environmental sustainability.

Featured Publication

The Workshop on Strengthening the Environment Dimensions of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Asia and the Pacific helps policy makers integrate SDGs 12, 14, and 15 into development plans, policies, and programs. Read more.

PEP Partners

Asian Development Bank