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Interest in sustainable development and awareness of the international dimension of environmental problems, have stimulated governments to track and chart environmental progress and its links with economic conditions and trends. This publication ...
This report has been prepared by the OECD Secretariat in response to the request issued by the OECD Council at Ministerial level (May 2001) that the Organisation assist its Member countries in realising their sustainable development objectives.
This case study is one of three case studies series of the OECD Environment Directorate's 1999-2000 Programme on Sustainable Consumption.
This report is part of the OECD programme on environmental indicators. It complements the work carried out since 1990 that resulted in the adoption of a common framework for environmental indicators, including the definition of a common language and terminology, the use of PSR-based models to structure the indicators work and the formulation of general principles and guidance for the selection and use of environmental indicators.
This report responds to the increasing interest in and reservations on aggregated environmental indices that are provided to the public and to high-level decision makers.
This paper represents a first attempt to assess the role of the private sector in supplying protected land or 'land under wildlife' in southern Africa. Although limited information exists on private conservation initiatives, it is possible to con...
This report presents a literature review of issues associated with the environmental benefits of foreign direct investment (FDI). It reviews recent trends in FDI and looks into specific issues linked to the effects of FDI on the environment, incl...
It is possible to employ a broad range of implicit and explicit, quantitative and qualitative evaluation methods for biodiversity policy decision-making.
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Making consumption patterns sustainable is a prerequisite to achieve the goal of sustainable development. Ten years after the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, it is time to ask: are OECD countries moving towards sustainable consumption? What ...
Making consumption patterns sustainable is a prerequisite to achieve the goal of sustainable development. Ten years after the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, it is time to ask: are OECD countries moving towards sustainable consumption?