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Denmark contributes $US 100,000 for Sustainable Development Goal 12

  • Published on December 9, 2019
The Government of Denmark has become the latest funding partner to make a pledge to the One Planet Multi-Partner Trust Fund for Sustainable Development Goal 12 (SDG 12).

The Fund aims to support countries in the implementation of the activities towards sustainable consumption and production.  This pledge for the Fund demonstrates the commitment from Denmark to address unsustainable consumption and production patterns, the main cause of climate change, biodiversity loss and pollution.

What is Sustainable Consumption and Production? A systems approach that considers the entire life cycle of activities: from extraction of resources; processing into materials and products; the use of these products; and their disposal as waste or emissions. This systemic, value chain approach generates win-wins when applied to resource intensive sectors such as buildings and construction, food and agriculture.

Find out more information about the Multi-Partner Trust Fund for SDG 12 here

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