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  • Event: OECD at UN Climate Change Conference (COP24)

    2-14 December 2018, Katowice, Poland - The key objective of this year’s event was to adopt the implementation guidelines of the Paris Climate Change Agreement. Find out about the full OECD participation 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: Financing Climate Futures

    28 November 2018 - The OECD, UN Environment and the World Bank Group report explores what public and private actors should do to support the radical transformation needed to align financial flows in infrastructure for low-emission, resilient development.

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  • Report: Developing Robust Project Pipelines for Low-Carbon Infrastructure

    12 November 2018 - This report aims to provide policy makers with a comprehensive examination of “project pipelines”, a common concept in infrastructure planning and investment discussions, and one which has become a focal point in countries’ efforts to implement their climate commitments.

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We help countries to design environmental policies that are both economically efficient and effective at achieving their environmental objectives.

green talks live VIDEO RECORDING: FINANCING CLIMATE FUTURES

On 29 November, our team presented the key findings from the OECDUN Environment and World Bank Group report Financing Climate Futures: Rethinking Infrastructure, which explores six key transformative areas (planning, innovation, public budgeting, financial systems, development finance, and cities) that will be critical to align financial flows with low-emission and resilient societies and looks at how rapid socio-economic and technological developments, such as digitalisation, can open new pathways to low-emission, resilient futures.

 

OECD WORK ON ENVIRONMENT 2017-18

This brochure details how our Organisation is helping governments face up to cross-cutting, systemic challenges with a more holistic approach that is increasingly joining the dots between environment, growth and equity:

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