Environment Directorate


  • OECD Indicators: Environment at a Glance

    18 November - A new OECD tool for environmental indicators. It gives access to the most recent data through interactive graphics and provides key messages on major environmental issues. The indicators shown provide a tool to track environmental performance and progress towards sustainable development.

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  • OECD at COP25

    2-13 December - The OECD is actively contributing to the UN Climate Change Conference (COP25) through a series of side events, publications, and by taking part in a number of workshops, seminars and other events throughout the conference.

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  • Report: Pharmaceutical Residues in Freshwater

    13 November - The report "Pharmaceutical Residues in Freshwater - Hazards and Policy Responses" calls for a better understanding of the effects of pharmaceutical residues in the environment, greater international collaboration and accountability distribution, and policy actions to prevent and remedy emerging concerns.

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The Environment Directorate helps countries to design environmental policies that are both economically efficient and effective at achieving their environmental objectives.

learn more about OECD WORK ON ENVIRONMENT 2019-20

Brochure: OECD work on environment 2019-20 (PDF)