This report contains comparative data and charts on everything from car ownership to fish captures that should be a useful reference tool as governments try to steer their economies in an environmentally sustainable direction, and to realise the associated economic opportunities.Read more
For each of the 34 OECD member countries, the country profiles provide snapshots of key policy areas. Interactive graphs show indicators on air quality, biodiversity, climate change, energy-forest-water resources, waste generation, water quality and environmentally related taxes.Read more
Our modelling work is aimed to assist governments in identifying least-cost policies or policy mixes to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, and assesses the cost and impacts of possible post-2012 international frameworks, among other applications.Read more
Quality environmental information is crucial for responsive and cost-effective policies. OECD provides leadership in the development of indicators to measure environmental performance, provides harmonised data and helps countries improve their environmental information systems.
OECD's environment-economic modelling work produces future-looking projections of selected environmental issues.