P4G – Partnering for Green Growth and the Global Goals 2030 – is a global initiative, with the ambition of becoming the world’s leading forum for developing concrete public-private partnerships at scale to deliver on the SDGs and the Paris Climate Agreement. We bring together business, government, and civil society organizations in innovative public-private partnerships to advance solutions that help meet humanity’s greatest needs in five key areas: food and agriculture, water, energy, cities and circular economy.
P4G funds over 30 public-private partnerships with projects in developing countries. P4G is a collaborative partnership among 12 partner countries: Bangladesh, Chile, Colombia, Denmark, Ethiopia, Indonesia, Kenya, Mexico, the Netherlands, the Republic of Korea, South Africa and Vietnam.
Protein-rich biscuits used in emergency relief and clean drinking water in desert areas of Kenya. These are among the innovative solutions from partnerships supported by P4G, which this year supports 19 new partnerships, five of them with Danish participation.
A flower farm in Kenya invests heavily in sustainability to coexist with unique nature and wildlife. The P4G partnership Sustainable Special Economic Zones (SSEZ) is supporting with a masterplan to transform the flower park into a climate-friendly and sustainable industrial park with business growth and community inclusion at its core.
Kenyans living in arid or semi-arid lands can look forward to getting clean drinking water with half the usual downtime and less water wastage. The new partnership with Oxfam and Grundfos is supported by P4G – Partnerships for Green Growth and World Goals – to ensure better water supply in Kenya’s vulnerable areas.
Winners of the P4G State-of-the-Art Partnership will be invited to the P4G Seoul Summit to present their solution to heads of state, CEOs and many other influential leaders within green growth. Applications are open now.
The Global partnership initiative P4G, Partnering for Green Growth and the Global Goals 2030, recently launched a new fund offering co-financing for public-private partnerships that address concrete challenges within areas such as energy, water and food. The call for funding applications generated an overwhelming response and interest in the new P4G initiative. More than 400 applications were received when the submission window closed on 30 March.
As the Danish national plaform for the global initiative, P4G, Partnering for Green Growth and the Global Goals 2030, State of Green provides you with an update on P4G activities relevant for Danish stakeholders.
The sustainable development initiative P4G – Partnering for Green Growth and the Global Goals 2030 – that will accelerate the implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals has finalized the first application round for funding of partnerships.
Over two days in the Danish capital of Copenhagen last week, the P4G Summit gathered world leaders in government, business and civil society to accelerate action on securing a sustainable future. The summit concluded with the release of the Copenhagen Commitment – a call to strengthen efforts devoted to combatting climate change and accelerate progress on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Sustainable Development Goal 6 is crystal clear: water for all by 2030. By definition, this means leaving no one behind. But today, billions of people are still living without safe water. A global game-changer in sustainable water accessibility for the world’s poorest is currently being developed by a strong P4G-partnership from Denmark.
To achieve the global ambitions for a green transition, large sums of finance are needed. This white paper features ideas and solutions for how to achieve the goals and it is meant to serve as an inspiration for everyone involved in the green economy.