1. Capacity Building:
Enhancing institutional and human capacities for integrated decision
2. Manuals and Policy Tools:
Incorporating the environment into economic
and trade policies
- Policy Tools
3. Partnerships and Consensus Building:
ETB works intensively with various organisations to develop synergies
and build partnerships.
4. Enhancing Awareness:
Clarifying the relationships between trade, environment and development
in order to design mutually supportive policies.
5. International Cooperation:
Enhancing cooperation between UNEP, governments and relevant intergovernmental
and non-governmental organisations.
and Policy Tools
Manuals and policy tools developed by the Branch aim to assist negotiators,
policy-makers and practitioners in assessing the environmental impacts
of macro-economic policies, including trade and trade related policies
against widely accepted sustainable development criteria.
Developed manuals and policy tools enhance desicion makers' understanding
of the potential environmental and socio-economic impacts of their
policies and the development of policy response packages to avoid
or integrate negative impacts and enhance positive ones.
For more information :
> download our fact sheets in PDF format
- Policies and Tools International
Level [ 48 KB ]
- Policies and Tools National Level
[ 48 KB ]
Impact Assessment (EIA) Training Resource Manual, Second Edition
Impact Assessment Training Resource Manual: EIA Issues Trends and
Integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting:
an Operational Manual
Reference Manual for Integrated Assessments
on Trade Related Intellectual Property Rights
Energy Subsidy Reform
Integrated Assessment for Achieving Sustainable
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