Making Budgets Green

By IISD on October 3, 2001
Making Budgets Green gives ideas for turning government budgets into more effective mechanisms of sustainable development.

This report is a collection of 23 cases of reform in Canada, the United States and Western Europe.

Each case is laid out to provide readers with summary information at a glance as follows:
  • The policy in brief;
  • Overview;
  • Policy history timeline;
  • Wider policy context;
  • Results; and
  • Lessons learned and further reading.
Making budget green is a concise guide and also a companion to IISD's longer study, Green budget Reform: An International Casebook of Leading Practices, published by Earthscan

Publication details

IISD, 2001