South Africa - Green Deal

A Just and Green Recovery for South Africa

The Transformational Potential includes:

  • Climate-proofing South Africa’s economy and society
  • Unlocking development benefits from a sustainable biodiversity-friendly, circular economy
  • Minimise risk of deterioration of SA’s credit opportunities and investment environment through (1) policy dialogue and (2) unlocking financial resources and attracting (private sector) investment
  • Transition to a low carbon economy
  • Protection, participation and socio-economic empowerment of women & youth

The Team Europe Proposal activities include:

  • Policy Reform
  • Green Investment
  • Knowledge - based transformation

Member states involved: Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden and Flanders region

Team Europe members

Other Team Europe Members

About South Africa - Green Deal

Geographical area

Africa - Southern

Thematic priority

Green deal


  • Clean Water and Sanitation
  • Affordable and Clean Energy
  • Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
  • Responsible Consumption and Production
  • Climate Action