The Role of Exports in Manufacturing Pollution in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. Towards a Better Trade-Environment Governance

The Sustainable Manufacturing and Environmental Pollution (SMEP) programme has been established by the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Irelandand is implemented in partnership with United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). In this context, this study prepared by the Instituto 17, called “The role of exports in manufacturing pollution in sub–Saharan Africa and South Asia: towards a better trade-environment governance”, herein referred to as “study”, or “report”, considers the role of exports in driving pollution in selected manufacturing sectors in four specific countries located in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) and South Asia.

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June 2021


Instituto 17 (in partnership with UNCTAD)


Publication, Report, Research Outputs



Manufacturing Pollution


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