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World Bank Calls for Europe and Central Asia to move from ‘Brown’ to ‘Green’ Growth

26 Jun 2013

The economic costs and social impacts of climate change threaten the prosperity of the Europe and Central Asia region.  But well-designed climate action can bring numerous benefits, while also being cost-effective. A set of three World Bank reports launched today in Brussels with the European Commission focus on the ‘here and now’ of policies to fight climate change.


Green Buildings specialist and REF/Waste Expert sought

16 May 2013

From: Viera Feckova


IFC, the International Finance Corporation, is looking for experts:

1. Green Buildings Specialist

2. REF / Waste Expert


Terms of Reference for both positions can be downloaded below.

REF/CP experts needed

25 Sep 2012

"From: Viera Feckova

Program Manager - ECA Resource Efficiency Program

IFC Advisory Services in Europe and Central Asia"


The two new consultants  positions for REF/CP experts are avaiable, one in Turkey and one in Central Asia&Caucasus. TORs attached, the selection site:


announcement numbers:  1085522 and 1085523


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What a Waste: A Global Review of Solid Waste Management

7 Jun 2012

The World Bank has published a report on municipal solid waste providing consolidated data on its generation, collection, composition, and disposal by country and by region.


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