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   OECD Green Growth Policy Review: Indonesia 2019
OECD - Environment
23-Apr-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/country-reviews/green-growth-policy-review-indonesia.htm

The OECD proposes to conduct a first-of-its-kind review of Indonesia’s green growth policies, with the co-operation of four Ministries.....
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   Aid in Support of Environment
OECD - Environment
27-Apr-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/environment-development/Aid-in-Support-of-Environment.pdf

Statistics by sector and by country based on DAC Members’ reporting on the Environment Policy Marker.....
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   Paris Collaborative on Green Budgeting
OECD - Environment
30-May-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/green-budgeting

The Paris Collaborative on Green Budgeting was launched by the OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría at the One Planet Summit in Paris on 12 December 2017. It aims to design new, innovative tools to assess and drive improvements in the alignment of national expenditure and revenue processes with clim....
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   OECD biotechnology newsletter updates
OECD - Environment
15-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/oecdbiotechnologynewsletterupdates.htm

Read our newsletter to stay up-to-date with all the latest OECD work on biotechnology.....
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   Hungary has made progress on greening its economy and now needs to raise its ambitions
OECD - Environment
28-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/hungary-has-made-progress-on-greening-its-economy-and-now-needs-to-raise-its-ambitions.htm

Hungary has made progress in greening its economy and cutting emissions, but it needs to speed up efforts to replace fossil fuels with renewable energy sources, improve energy efficiency in buildings and promote sustainable transport, according to a new OECD Review.....
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   Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, in Prague on 16 July 2018
OECD - Environment
13-Jul-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/oecd-sg-in-czech-republic-16-july-2018.htm

Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Prague on 16 July 2018 on an official visit. He will present the 2018 OECD Economic Survey and the Environmental Performance Review of the Czech Republic.....
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   The Czech economy is thriving but boosting skills and productivity and transitioning to a low-carbon productive model is vital to sustainable and inclusive growth
OECD - Environment
16-Jul-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/the-czech-economy-is-thriving-but-boosting-skills-and-productivity-and-transitioning-to-a-low-carbon-productive-model-is-vital-to-sustainable-and-inclusive-growth.htm

The Czech economy is thriving, with robust employment, expanding exports and falling government debt. Efforts should now focus on boosting workforce skills and innovation to improve labour supply and productivity, further reduce poverty and inequality, and green the economy, according to two new OEC....
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   Insights blog: Steering urban sprawl
OECD - Environment
20-Jul-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/rethinking-urban-sprawl-9789264189881-en.htm

Cities with highest average population densities in the world are facing the challenge of urban sprawl. Finding sustainable solutions to reduce sprawl demands rethinking urban space and weighing the private benefits of low density living–my house and garden–against social, environmental and infr....
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   Global Forum on the Environment: Mainstreaming Biodiversity for Sustainable Development
OECD - Environment
26-Jul-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/resources/global-forum-on-mainstreaming-biodiversity-for-sustainable-development.htm

10-12 July 2018 - Within the margins of the meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Implementation under the Convention on Biological Diversity, the Forum examined the opportunities and challenges with regard to biodiversity mainstreaming in national economic and development policy and across different se....
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   OECD at Stockholm World Water Week
OECD - Environment
26-Aug-2018
http://www.oecd.org/water/oecdatstockholmworldwaterweek2018.htm

26-31 August 2018 - The OECD will be participating at Stockholm World Water Week, the theme of which is "Water, ecosystems and human development”. The OECD is convening and speaking at a series of events throughout the week related to financing investment in water, water quality management and nat....
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   Event: Financing Climate Futures - what role for cities and regions?
OECD - Environment
12-Sep-2018
http://globalclimateactionsummit.org/events/financing-climate-futures-what-role-for-cities-and-regions/

12 September 2018, San Francisco - Cities and regions are critical financial actors in the global response to climate change, and particularly in the infrastructure. This expert panel will discuss how national and sub-national governments, as well as private actors, can scale up subnational financia....
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   Assessing the Effectiveness of Environmental Provisions in Regional Trade - Trade and Environment Working Paper
OECD - Environment
13-Sep-2018
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/5ffc615c-en

This paper aims to test whether the inclusion of environmental provisions in Regional Trade Agreements has contributed to the improvement of environmental quality among the Parties to these agreements through empirical modelling and analysis. Three indicators are considered as a proxy for environmen....
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   Few countries are pricing carbon high enough to meet climate targets
OECD - Environment
18-Sep-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/few-countries-are-pricing-carbon-high-enough-to-meet-climate-targets.htm

Governments need to raise carbon prices much faster if they are to meet their commitments on cutting emissions and slowing the pace of climate change under the Paris Agreement, according to a new OECD report.....
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   Improving Plastics Management: Trends, policy responses, and the role of international co-operation and trade - Environment Policy Paper
OECD - Environment
18-Sep-2018
https://doi.org/10.1787/c5f7c448-en

This Policy Paper comprises the Background Report prepared by the OECD for the G7 Environment, Energy and Oceans Ministers (19-21 September, Canada). It provides an overview of current plastics production and use, the environmental impacts that this is generating and identifies the reasons for curre....
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   Innovative Approaches to Building Resilient Coastal Infrastructure - Environment Policy Paper
OECD - Environment
18-Sep-2018
https://doi.org/10.1787/9c8a13a0-en

This Policy Paper comprises an Issue Brief and Background Report prepared by the OECD for the G7 Environment, Energy and Oceans Ministers (19-21 September 2018, Canada). It outlines the rising risks faced by coastal communities, which are being exacerbated by climate change; and shows how government....
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   Financing Climate Futures: Rethinking Infrastructure
OECD - Environment
25-Sep-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/cc/climate-futures

25 September 2018, New York - The OECD, UN Environment and the World Bank Group are hosting a high-level panel discussion on their joint initiative “Financing Climate Futures: Rethinking Infrastructure”. The project is being undertaken with the support of the German Federal Ministry of the Envir....
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   Forum on Green Finance and Investment
OECD - Environment
13-Nov-2018
http://www.oecd.org/cgfi/forum/

13-14 November 2018, OECD Paris - The OECD Centre on Green Finance and Investment is pleased to announce the 5th Forum on Green Finance and Investment on the theme "Aligning financial flow and infrastructure with climate objectives and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)".....
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   More progress needed on reducing and redesigning agricultural support policies
OECD - Agriculture
26-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/agriculture/more-progress-needed-on-reducing-and-redesigning-agricultural-support-policies.htm

Most agricultural support policies continue to be poorly aligned with defined objectives, while measures that distort production and trade continue increasing in some countries, according to a new report from the OECD.....
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   Predictable agricultural trade conditions needed to address global food security challenges, according to OECD-FAO annual Outlook
OECD - Agriculture
3-Jul-2018
http://www.oecd.org/agriculture/predictable-agricultural-trade-conditions-needed-to-address-global-food-security-challenges-according-to-oecd-fao-annual-outlook.htm

Global agricultural production is growing steadily across most commodities, reaching record levels in 2017 for most cereals, meat types, dairy products and fish, while cereal stock levels have climbed to all-time highs, according to an annual report from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and....
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   India’s agro-food sector has made strong progress, but a new policy approach is needed to meet future challenges, says new report by OECD and ICRIER
OECD - Agriculture
5-Jul-2018
http://www.oecd.org/agriculture/india-s-agro-food-sector-has-made-strong-progress-but-a-new-policy-approach-is-needed-to-meet-future-challenges-says-new-report-by-oecd-and-icrier.htm

India has made tremendous economic progress since the mid-1990s, raising GDP per capita by more than 5% per year, cutting the incidence of poverty in half, significantly decreasing undernourishment and transforming itself into a major agriculture exporter.....
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   State-Owned Enterprises and the Low-Carbon Transition - Environment Working Paper
OECD - Environment
18-Apr-2018
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/06ff826b-en

This paper explores the role of state-owned enterprises (SOEs) in the low-carbon transition in OECD and G20 countries. It tracks GHG emissions and energy investments and analyses the impact of on investments in renewable electricity. A descriptive analysis of SOEs’ role in the electricity sector s....
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   The Macroeconomics of the Circular Economy Transition: A Critical Review of Modelling Approaches - Environment Working Paper
OECD - Environment
18-Apr-2018
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/af983f9a-en

This paper reviews the existing literature on modelling the macroeconomic consequences of the transition to a circular economy. It provides insights into the current state of the art on modelling policies to improve resource efficiency and the transition to a circular economy by examining 24 modelli....
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   Global Forum on Environment - Plastics in a Circular Economy: Design of Sustainable Plastics from a Chemicals Perspective
OECD - Environment
29-May-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/waste/global-forum-on-environment-plastics-in-a-circular-economy.htm

29-31 May 2018 - The Global Forum aims to shed light on sustainable plastic good practices; and will provide an overview of the role of plastics, deliver examples of sustainable plastic design, define "sustainable" from the lens of chemical selection, identify key tools and approaches, and discuss c....
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   Research Fellowships and Conference Sponsorship
OECD - Agriculture
16-Apr-2018
http://www.oecd.org/agriculture/crp-research-fellowships-and-conference-sponsorship.htm

The Co-operative Research Programme (CRP)'s Call for Applications for conference sponsorship and research fellowships for funding in 2019 is now OPEN. The CRP supports work on sustainable use of natural resources in agriculture, forests, fisheries and food production.....
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   Global Forum on Environment - Plastics in a Circular Economy: Design of Sustainable Plastics from a Chemicals Perspective
OECD - Environment
29-May-2018
http://www.oecd.org/environment/waste/global-forum-on-environment-plastics-in-a-circular-economy.htm

29-31 May 2018 - The Global Forum aims to shed light on sustainable plastic good practices; and will provide an overview of the role of plastics, deliver examples of sustainable plastic design, define "sustainable" from the lens of chemical selection, identify key tools and approaches, and discuss c....
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