Green Technologies are goods and services that improve the quality of air, water, soil, waste and noise related problems. They vary from extremely complex and expensive advanced technology (high-tech) to more simple solutions.
ITC’s trade related technical assistance team defines Green Technologies as environmentally supportive technologies and services, which are affordable, adaptable and available for use in - but also exportable from - developing countries.
the last twenty years Green Technologies have grown to match the aerospace and
pharmaceutical industries in size - US$600 billion global market in 2008 - and the market is expected to reach US$3,000
billion by the year 2020.
a result of an improving investment climate and a growing consumer base, developing
countries are becoming major players in the manufacture of Green Technologies. The
growth in manufacturing is in turn leading to increased potential for
South-South trade development.
Links to current publications:
that this programme is still in its early stages and that more resources will
be posted here as they are developed.
ITC’s advisory services for Green
Technologies broadly have the following objectives:
main training areas are:
Contact us to find out more about our training programmes.
Our projects involve:
countries of the programme to date:
2008-2009:Thailand and India.
2010-2011: Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and
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