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- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95
A ?green economy? must be built on ?green jobs? - the kind of employment that is low carbon, intended to reduce energy use and expected to restore environmental quality. But attempts to define exactly what a ?green job? is have led to varied and often contradictory answers. There are many unresolved questions including whether we consider jobs in... more...
- International Labour Office 2013; US$ 42.00
Ce numéro du Journal Internationale de Recherche est consacré à la question de savoir si les emplois qui font leur apparition dans le cadre des initiatives visant à parvenir au développement durable peuvent être qualifiés de «décents». Une série d'études de cas est présentée,... more...
- International Labour Office 2012; US$ 42.00
This issue of the International Journal of Labour Research focuses on the question of whether the jobs that are emerging in the efforts to reach sustainable development can be described as "decent". A series of case studies is presented which demonstrates that this seems to be far from the case. more...
- World Health Organization 2011; US$ 36.00
Many strategies to reduce climate change have large immediate health benefits while others may pose health risks or tradeoffs. Examined systematically a powerful new dimension of measures to address climate change emerges. WHO's Health in the Green Economy series reviews the evidence about expected health impacts of climate change mitigation strategies... more...
- JIST Publishing 2011; US$ 12.95
Paint Your Career Green is the only book that offers practical advice on how readers can transition rapidly to green careers. It specifically reveal how readers can take advantage of green social networking sites as well as identify the minimal number of green courses necessary to validate themselves. The book provides practical advice on how to manage... more...
- International Labour Office 2011; US$ 70.00
This volume examines the experiences of 21 developed and developing countries in adjusting their training provision to meet the new demands of a greener economy. It shows that skills development is critical to unlocking the employment potential of green growth, yet skills shortages are becoming an obstacle in realizing this potential. The report recommends... more...
- Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 39.54
He emerging "green economy" consists of businesses and careers that focus on developing alternative energy sources, conserving natural resources, and protecting the environment. It includes a range of traditional jobs that are being expanded or modified to meet these goals as well as a variety of new jobs created in response to specific needs,... more...
- Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 39.54
The emerging "green economy" consists of businesses and careers that focus on developing alternative energy sources, conserving natural resources, and protecting the environment. It includes a range of traditional jobs that are being expanded or modified to meet these goals as well as a variety of new jobs created in response to specific... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2010; US$ 64.00
Green Collar Jobs: Environmental Careers for the 21st Century is a simple, easy-to-reference guide that will help students, recent graduates, job seekers, and career changers at all levels find the latest information and job resources in this burgeoning new field. This exceptionally timely book examines all aspects of green careers, beginning... more...