Consumer Information Tools & Climate Change

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This initiative aims at providing consumer information tools concerning the Tourism, Building, and Food sectors. It also provides guidance on how such tools can be implemented to reduce global CO2 emissions.

Hazardous Substances in daily life

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A project about hazardous substances in common household items was created for the Russian-speaking audience in order to draw people's attention to invisible sources of danger that can lurk in familiar objects in every home, to show how you can avoid the hazar...

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Infographic: Consumer Information Tools: Food

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This infographic highlights the importance of consumer information tools in the food sector. The Consumer Information programme has prepared six infographics which summarise some of the key findings of the report “Consumer Information Tools and Climate Change – Facilitating low-carbon choices in Tourism, Buildings and Food Systems” related to different topics. Share these infographics to promote the findings of the report and help us spread the word!
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Scaling up Voluntary Sustainability Standards through...

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This 4th Flagship Report of the United Nations Forum on Sustainability Standards (UNFSS) aims to provide an understanding of the role of government as a vehicle to drive the adoption of VSS. The effectiveness of VSS to contribute to sustainable development partly depends on their degree of adoption by economic operators. In this respect, governments can play a significant role through public procurement and trade policy.
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Infographic: Carbon Labels and Persuasive Communication

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This infographic highlights how effective carbon labels can persuade consumers to make low-carbon choices and reduce their carbon footprint. The Consumer Information programme has prepared six infographics which summarise some of the key findings of the report “Consumer Information Tools and Climate Change – Facilitating low-carbon choices in Tourism, Buildings and Food Systems”. Share these infographics to promote the findings of the report and help us spread the word!
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SCP TIP Project: Sustainable Consumption and Production...

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Thailand as a global food production hub is driven by an unprecedented increase in forest land conversion to agriculture, especially for maize production, which is used as animal feed and is largely associated to the country’s environmental issues.

Consumer Information Tools and Climate Change

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Consumer Information Tools and Climate Change - Facilitating low-carbon choices in Tourism, Buildings and Food Systems. This report details how the use of consumer information tools can support greenhouse gas emission reductions in three industry sectors: tourism, buildings and food. Consumer information covers a range of tools and systems that seek to guide consumers to make more sustainable choices about goods and services (products), including in their use and end of life phase.
Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism
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Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction
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