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  • 13-December-2007

    English

    Market power: Can Clean Development Mechanisms work? - OECD Observer No. 264/265, December 2007

    Set up under the Kyoto Protocol, the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) seeks to reduce greenhouse gases by allowing firms in developed nations to meet some of their emissions targets by initiating greenhouse gas reduction projects in developing countries where reduction costs are lower.

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  • 13-December-2007

    English

    Eco-innovation, policy and globalisation: Making a world of difference - OECD Observer No. 264/265, December 2007

    Many governments now see technological innovation as a key channel to help them achieve a wide range of environmental objectives. Analysing patent data can give an accurate measure of innovations that reduce adverse environmental impacts.

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  • 12-December-2007

    English

    The Economics of Climate Change: The Fierce Urgency of Now

    In his speech, Mr. Gurría presented the climate change policies that should be put into place to limit further deterioration. Answering the crucial question "who pays for it", he noted that the countries who provoked climate change have a greater capacity to pay than those who joined the group of large emitters more recently.

  • 12-décembre-2007

    Français

    Selon le Secrétaire général de l'OCDE, le coût de la lutte contre le changement climatique devrait être partagé plus équitablement

    L'action visant à lutter contre le changement climatique devra être conduite pour l'essentiel dans les pays en développement, mais il incombe aux pays développés d'en assumer le coût dans sa majeure partie, a estimé le Secrétaire général de l'OCDE, ...

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  • 11-December-2007

    English

    United Nations Climate Change Conference in Bali

    In his remarks, Mr. Gurría reminded that the climate is already changing and he called for immediate concerted action and a real political commitment to combat its worst impacts. He mentioned the range of economic policy options available to address this major problem.

  • 4-décembre-2007

    Français

    Selon l'OCDE, le changement climatique pourrait multiplier par trois la population exposée à un risque d'inondations côtières d'ici 2070

    D'après un nouveau rapport de l'OCDE, co-rédigé par des experts issus des milieux universitaires et du secteur privé, le changement climatique et l'urbanisation pourraient entraîner un triplement du nombre de personnes exposées à des inondations côtières dans le monde d'ici 2070.

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  • 22-octobre-2007

    Français, , 194kb

    Synthèses : Politiques en matière de changement climatique : les messages clés de l'OCDE

    Les effets du changement climatique sont déjà visibles à travers l’augmentation des températures, la fonte des glaciers, l’altération des régimes de précipitations, l’intensité grandissante des tempêtes et l’élévation du niveau des mers. Les émissions de gaz à effet de serre (GES) générées par l’activité humaine – essentiellement l’utilisation des combustibles fossiles, la déforestation et l’agriculture – provoquent un changement du

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  • 2-May-2007

    English

    Speech to the Seminar on Climate Change, Innovation and Growth

    In his address, Mr. Gurría highlighted the alarming outlook for growth in carbon dioxide emissions. He also underscored the need for collective action in developing innovative and market-based solutions in order to foster competitiveness and opportunities for growth.

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  • 2-May-2007

    Portuguese

    Seminário sobre Alterações Climáticas, Inovação e Crescimento

    Discurso do Exmo. Senhor Angel Gurría, Secretário Geral da Organização para a Cooperação e o Desenvolvimento Económico (OCDE). Ministério da Economia e da Inovação, Lisboa, 2 de Maio de 2007.

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  • 22-March-2007

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    Annex I Expert Group Seminar, "Working Together to Respond to Climate Change", March 2007, Paris

    The Annex I Expert Group Seminar with developing countries - "Working Together to Respond to Climate Change" - took place on 19 & 20 March 2007 at IEA Headquarters Paris.

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