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Together with the Royal Scientific Society (RSS), the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) will scale-up the achievements as outlined in the national roadmap for resource efficiency, which were developed during the MED TEST II demonstrations in Jordan. This will involve the qualification of 10 additional service providers, including on the job training in 10 additional industry demonstrations, and the development of a curricula that will include academia to build future capacities in improving resource consumption for Jordan.
At policy level, Jordan has successfully developed their Sustainable Consumption and Production National Action Plan (SCP-NAP) (UN Sustainable Development Goal 12) and is currently implementing it. For further information please visit the Jordan national policy hub.
The Regional Activity Centre for Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP/RAC) of the United Nations Environment Programme Mediterranean Action Plan (UNEP/MAP) provides enhanced support services for both business support organisations (BSO) and entrepreneurs to foster the creation, incubation and acceleration of sustainable business models. These services include the transfer of methodologies to the BSO and training, coaching and advisory services to green entrepreneurs, as well as activities promoting networking and access to finance.
Find the results of SwitchMed Phase I in Jordan here.