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Italy has taken a range of initiatives to improve its natural resources and reduce energy intensity. Despite this progress, the OECD’s Environmental Performance Review of Italy says the country still faces numerous environmental challenges.
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It is vitally important that environmental policies and policy instruments provide the right incentives for the development and diffusion of ‘environmental’technologies. Read our brochure for more information on this project.
The EPRs are evidence- and factual accuracy-based, relying on sound national and international data.
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This inventory includes recent policy briefs, brochures and flyers related to the environment and chemical safety programmes.
Hosted by the Ministry of Environment of the Czech Republic, a regional expert meeting on measuring progress towards green growth in the countries of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia (EECCA) took place on 5-6 March 2013 in Prague to review existing experiences of using green growth indicators, and to discuss methodological and other forms of support needed to apply such indicators in the EECCA countries.
This document compares sectors of industrial activities and their reporting thresholds among different national / regional PRTRs to improve the comparability of PRTR data, and proposes a harmonised list of sectors.
This site has been created in order to share information and facilitate research on ‘environmental’ innovation. The intended audience is the professional public. The definitions that will be published here are an outcome of extensive groundwork by many researchers.
The EAP Task Force, established by Environment Ministers in 1993 at the Lucerne Conference, assists Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia (EECCA) countries to improve their environmental policies and conditions.
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Presentation for the CGDD-OECD Seminar on the assessment of ecosystem services and its use for public policies.
The OECD is developing international policies to promote and harmonise the environmentally sound management (ESM) of wastes within the OECD area.