This global project of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ) supports the "Export Initiative Environmental Protection" on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection (BMUV) in its efforts to introduce and apply innovative, integrated environmental and climate change mitigation technologies. With this GreenTechKnowledgeHub, we provide an inspiring global space for practitioners, policy makers, entrepreneurs, environmentalists and interested people to exchange experiences, good practices, learnings, and innovative approaches. We bring together the experience and knowledge of our global partners to build Communities of Practice for the deployment of sustainable infrastructure and technologies for greener economies and better lives. Let's create exchange networks!

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Communities of Practice

CoP EPR for Packaging

EPR for Packaging

Extended producer responsibility (EPR) is an environmentally oriented approach based on the polluter pays principle.…

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CoP Single-Use Plastic Prevention

Single-Use Plastic Prevention

The widespread use of single-use plastic (SUP) contributes significantly to pollution on land and in waters and seas.…

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CoP Organic Waste Management

Organic Waste Management

A large proportion of household waste around the world is organic waste. Properly treated, it can become valuable…

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CoP Clean Air

Clean Air

Air pollution is increasingly becoming a serious threat to human health and the environment. To improve air quality,…

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CoP General

General

Global environmental and climate protection can only succeed if the legal, political and administrative framework…

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Latest Publications

Separate municipal waste collection in the Poltava region

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Ukraine: Introduction of separate municipal waste collection in the Poltava region

Dive into a dynamic exploration of Ukraine's journey towards sustainable waste management practices. 

With this informative factsheet, discover: 

India: Best Available Techniques for selected industry sectors

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India: Best Available Techniques for selected industry sectors

Working together with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) of India and the German Environment Agency (UBA),GIZ aided in the development of necessary…

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India: Reducing Urban Air Pollution

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India: Reducing Urban Air Pollution

Step into the forefront of the battle against air pollution in Indian cities. What you'll discover by going through the factsheet: 

  • The ambitious goals of India's National Clean…

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Collaborative Action for Single-Use Plastic Prevention in Southeast Asia

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Thailand, Malaysia: Collaborative Action for Single-Use Plastic Prevention in Southeast Asia

Delve into the pressing environmental challenge of single-use plastics (SUP) and the transformative solutions emerging in Thailand and Malaysia. What you will get from the factsheet: 

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India: Management of Organic Waste in India

In India over 62 million tonnes of municipal solid waste are being generated every year but only 20% of the collected waste is treated. 

This factsheet gives an overwiew of how the "…

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