Cabinet approves creation of green-growth plan

24.10.2011                      26.Tischrei. 5772

Umwelt:

Cabinet approves creation of green-growth plan

Government task force given six months to give course of action for transitioning to a green economy.

The cabinet approved the future institution of a national plan toward promoting green growth on Sunday, pursuant to Israel’s responsibilities as an Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) member state, the Prime Minister’s Office reported later that day.
The plan, which was suggested by the Environmental Protection and Industry, Trade and Labor ministers, will create a framework for green growth in the years 2012-20, and will recommend a specific course of action for Israel’s transition to a green economy, according to an Environment Ministry statement….