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Economic growth has been recorded during the last couple of years in the transition economies of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia (EECCA). Thus, Environmental Enforcement Authorities are being challenged to prevent and control environmental pollution and degradation during the period of economic recovery and production upturn.
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A publication prepared by the EAP Task Force Secretariat and presented at the 5th Pan-European Ministerial Conference "Environment for Europe" held in Kiev (Ukraine) on 21-23 May, 2003. This is a Russian version.
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Policy makers in EECCA countries have much less economic and financial information to support environmental management than their counterparts in CEE or OECD countries. The investment and operational costs of meeting environmental objectives are rarely ex-ante calculated in a robust way and used in policy development. Data on environmental expenditures are not collected according to internationally acknowledged methodologies and
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This paper summarises some of the main conclusions and recommendations arising from work on environmental finance issues prepared for the Kiev “Environment for Europe” Ministerial Conference. It focuses mainly on the experience in EU accession and EECCA countries and, where possible, on the situation in south-east Europe (SEE). The paper analyses domestic environmental expenditures and international commitments; it does not examine
As a non-binding guidance, this document has been developed to serve the environmental ministries and enforcement authorities in transition economies.
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This Annual Report on China-OECD Activities presents an overview of activities along with plans for 2004. It also includes conclusions from two major activities carried out in 2003: first on developing strategies for financing environmental infrastructure and second on environmental indicators.<
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Promoting Environmentally Sustainable Development
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Proceedings of the OECD-China Seminar on Environmental Monitoring
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This study was conducted in the framework of co-operation between the OECD and China. The OECD secretariat has examined the financial sustainability and affordability of developing modern, centralised wastewater management infrastructure in medium sized cities and countries in China.
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SEAWUN, US-AEP and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) co-organized a regional workshop on December 13–14, 2004 in Bangkok, Thailand.