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   OECD supporting G20 policy priorities at Osaka Summit
OECD - Environment
30-Jun-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/oecd-supporting-g20-policy-priorities-at-osaka-summit.htm

At their Summit in Osaka this weekend, G20 leaders agreed on a range of priorities for which analysis and support from the OECD and other international organisations are playing a crucial role.....
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   Climate lectures by OECD Secretary-General, Angel Gurría
OECD - Environment
3-Jul-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/cc/climate-lectures-angel-gurria.htm

On 3rd July 2019, in his fourth biennial climate change lecture, OECD Secretary-General, Angel Gurría focused on how countries can overcome the numerous political, economic and social barriers to achieve the rapid reductions in greenhouse gas emissions needed to safeguard our common future. Follow ....
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   Citing public anger and youth activism, OECD Secretary-General urges governments to heed calls for climate action
OECD - Environment
3-Jul-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/citing-public-anger-and-youth-activism-oecd-secretary-general-urges-governments-to-heed-calls-for-climate-action.htm

OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría today said governments must face up to mounting anger, particularly among youth, on climate inaction. ....
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   Economic interactions between climate change and outdoor air pollution - Environment Working Paper
OECD - Environment
3-Jul-2019
https://doi.org/10.1787/8e4278a2-en

Climate change and outdoor air pollution are two of the most challenging environmental issues that modern society faces. This paper presents the first global analysis of the joint economic consequences of climate change and outdoor air pollution to 2060, in the absence of new policies to address the....
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   Policy approaches to incentivise sustainable plastic design - Environment Working Paper
OECD - Environment
19-Jul-2019
https://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/environment/policy-approaches-to-incentivise-sustainable-plastic-design_233ac351-en

Policy instruments can be applied to improve the sustainability of plastics, including regulations, market-based instruments, information and voluntary tools. The report reviews the use of these instruments, provides good practice examples, such as product taxes and charges, eco-design standards, ex....
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   Global Forum on Environment - Plastics in a Circular Economy: Design of Sustainable Plastics from a Chemicals Perspective
OECD - Environment
22-Jul-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/waste/global-forum-on-environment-plastics-in-a-circular-economy.htm

Policy instruments can be applied to improve the sustainability of plastics, including regulations, market-based instruments, information and voluntary tools. The report reviews the use of these instruments, provides good practice examples, such as product taxes and charges, eco-design standards, ex....
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   Flyer - Climate Change Mitigation through a Well-being lens
OECD - Environment
24-Jul-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/cc/flyer-climate-change-mitigation-through-a-well-being-lens.pdf

The forthcoming report on “Climate change mitigation through a well-being lens” (September 2019) aims to encourage and support governments in meeting their national and international climate mitigation goals. It argues that mitigation policies are likely to be more feasible to implement, politic....
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   Are environmental tax policies beneficial? Learning from programme evaluation studies - Environment Working Paper
OECD - Environment
12-Aug-2019
https://doi.org/10.1787/218df62b-en

This paper provides a concrete example of how policy analysts can use empirical programme evaluation studies to perform ex-post assessments of environmentally related tax policies. A number of studies credibly identify causal effects of environmentally related tax policies, but do not necessarily pr....
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   OECD at Stockholm World Water Week 2019
OECD - Environment
25-Aug-2019
http://www.oecd.org/water/oecdatstockholmworldwaterweek2019.htm

The OECD will be actively participating in this event on the theme “Water for society – Including all” from 25-29 August through a series of events and by taking part in a number of workshops and seminars. Read more on the programme. Save the date on 27 August for the launch of the OECD report....
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   Fossil fuel support is rising again in a threat to climate change efforts
OECD - Environment
17-Jun-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/fossil-fuel-support-is-rising-again-in-a-threat-to-climate-change-efforts.htm

Fossil-fuel subsidies are environmentally harmful, costly, and distortive. After a 3 years downward trend between 2013 and 2016, government support for fossil fuel production and use has risen again, in a threat to efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution, and the transition to cle....
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   OECD Biotechnology Newsletter Updates
OECD - Environment
26-Jun-2019
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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   Aid in Support of Environment
OECD - Environment
27-Jun-2019
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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   Climate lectures by OECD Secretary-General, Angel Gurría
OECD - Environment
3-Jul-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/cc/climate-lectures-angel-gurria.htm

On 3rd July 2019, the fourth biennial climate change lecture by OECD Secretary-General, Angel Gurría, will focus on how countries can overcome the numerous political, economic and social barriers to achieve the rapid reductions in greenhouse gas emissions needed to safeguard our common future. Foll....
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   Reporting Tables – potential areas of work under SBSTA and options – Part I – GHG inventories and tracking progress towards NDCs
OECD - Environment
14-Jun-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/cc/Reporting-tables–potential-areas-of-work-under-SBSTA-and-options-Part-I.pdf

The Katowice decision on the MPGs requests the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA) to develop Common Reporting Tables (CRTs) for the reporting of national GHG inventories and Common Tabular Format (CTFs) for information necessary to track progress towards NDCs, to be adop....
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   Navigating pathways to reform water policies in agriculture - Food, Agriculture and Fisheries Papers
OECD - Environment
20-Mar-2019
https://doi.org/10.1787/906cea2b-en

This report offers a guide on potential reform pathways towards sustainable agriculture water use, based on a thorough review of selected past water and agriculture reforms and extensive consultation with policy experts.....
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   Blog: Never let a good water crisis go to waste
OECD - Environment
22-Mar-2019
http://www.oecd.org/agriculture/never-waste-a-good-water-crisis/

Agriculture production is highly dependent on water and increasingly subject to water risks; and is the largest using sector and a major polluter of water. Improving agriculture’s water management is essential to a sustainable and productive agro-food sector.....
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   Global Forum on the Environment and Climate Change - organised by the Climate Change Expert Group (CCXG) - March 2019
OECD - Environment
26-Mar-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/cc/GlobalForumontheEnvironmentandClimateChange-organisedbytheClimateChangeExpertGroupCCXGMarch2019.htm

This event focused on the implication of COP24 outcomes and the implementation of the Rulebook, as well as on upcoming work on unresolved issues such as Article 6. Discussions covered Common Tabular Format (CTF) for climate finance and tracking progress towards the mitigation targets and updating an....
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   Extended Producer Responsibility
OECD - Environment
5-Apr-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/extended-producer-responsibility.htm

OECD defines Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) as an environmental policy approach in which a producer's responsibility for a product is extended to the post-consumer stage of a product's life cycle. ....
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   Sustainable connectivity: Closing the gender gap in infrastructure - Policy Paper
OECD - Environment
17-Apr-2019
https://doi.org/10.1787/6350ba66-en

This paper shows how women and men may use infrastructure differently according to their needs, social roles or preferences; and provides a framework to help countries align their infrastructure policies and projects with other societal and environmental goals, including supporting gender equality.....
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   OECD welcomes peer reviews by Indonesia and Italy of their fossil fuel subsidies
OECD - Environment
30-Apr-2019
http://www.oecd.org/site/tadffss/data/oecdwelcomespeerreviewsbyindonesiaanditalyoftheirfossilfuelsubsidies.htm

The OECD welcomes the release of voluntary G20 peer reviews of Indonesia and Italy’s efforts to phase out and rationalise their inefficient fossil-fuel subsidies at the 2nd meeting of G20 Energy Transitions Working Group under the Japanese Presidency in Toyama, Japan.....
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   Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, in Mexico, 2-3 May 2019
OECD - Environment
30-Apr-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/oecd-secretary-general-in-mexico-may-2019.htm

Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Mexico on 2-3 May 2019 to present the 2019 OECD Economic Survey of Mexico. ....
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   Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, in Metz, 6 May 2019
OECD - Environment
3-May-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/oecd-secretary-general-in-metz-may-2019.htm

Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Metz on 6 May 2019 to attend the G7 Environment Ministerial. He will deliver remarks to present the OECD report Biodiversity: Finance and the Economic and Business Case for Action.....
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   Workshop on Mining and Green Growth in the EECCA region
OECD - Environment
10-May-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/outreach/workshop-mininig-.htm

On 19 April, 2019, the OECD held a workshop on mining and green growth in the Eastern Europe, Caucasus, and Central Asia (EECCA) region. The workshop is part of a larger project on mining and environmental sustainability in the EECCA region, following the production of a background paper on the same....
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   Joint OECD and World Bank report urges governments to improve resilience to disasters and related fiscal risks
OECD - Environment
20-May-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/joint-oecd-and-world-bank-report-urges-governments-to-improve-resilience-to-disasters-and-related-fiscal-risks.htm

Rapid economic development and climate change are increasing our vulnerability to natural disasters, and a new joint OECD-World Bank report calls for pro-active management of the financial costs of those disasters before they strike.....
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   Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, in Riga on 29 May 2019
OECD - Environment
27-May-2019
http://www.oecd.org/environment/oecd-secretary-general-in-riga-may-2019.htm

Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Riga on 29 May 2019 to present the 2019 OECD Economic Survey of Latvia and the 2019 OECD Environmental Performance Review of Latvia, alongside Messrs. Ralfs Nemiro, Minister of Economics of Latvia and Juris Pūce, Minister for Environmenta....
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