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The Green Fiscal Policy Network organizes regional workshops and other events on topics related to the role of fiscal policies in the transition to an inclusive green economy. Information on upcoming, recent and past events organised by the Network, our partners and other organisations can be found below.

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October 2012

Regional workshop – Fiscal Policies Towards an Inclusive Green Economy

October 3, 2012 - October 4, 2012
Centre International de Conférences Genève CCV Building, 17 rue de Varembé
Geneva, CH - 1211 Switzerland
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The first regional workshop of the Green Fiscal Policy Network organised jointly by UNEP-IMF-GIZ brought together representatives from finance and environment ministries to share and discuss experiences and best practices for driving a green economy through fiscal policy reforms. The workshop also encouraged an exchange of best practices among countries, highlighted the importance of stronger cooperation between finance and environment ministries, and identified knowledge gaps for future research. For a summary of discussions, click here. For links to presentations at the…

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April 2014

Regional workshop – Reforming Fossil Fuel Subsidies for an Inclusive Green Economy

April 28, 2014 - April 29, 2014
UN Environment Headquarters Nairobi, Kenya + Google Map

The second regional workshop of the Green Fiscal Policy Network was organised in collaboration with the Global Subsidies Initiative and explored policies that support the production and use of fossil fuels, share countries’ experiences with subsidy reform, and identified remaining knowledge gaps in terms of data, methodology, and policy guidance. It brought together representatives from ministries of finance, energy and environment from 40 countries, mostly in Africa, providing an opportunity for countries to discuss the opportunities and challenges they face…

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December 2015

Fiscal policies for a low carbon and inclusive green economy: The role of fossil fuel subsidy reform

December 4, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm CET
German Pavilion, Hall 2B, Le Bourget
Paris, France
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The Green Fiscal Policy Network together with the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB) organized a side-event at the UNFCCC COP21 on how fiscal policies, in particular fossil fuel subsidy reform, can support climate objectives. Discussions focused on experiences with fossil fuel subsidy reform, how to better integrate subsidy reform in Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs), challenges and the way forward. Event flyer Agenda Summary of COP21 side-event

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