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On the occasion of the One Planet Summit, read our latest OECD Observer articles focusing on the challenges and opportunities for climate action, particularly in the area of green finance and investment.
Le Secrétaire général de l'OCDE, Angel Gurría, a annoncé lors du One Planet Summit à Paris le lancement du « Paris Collaborative on Green Budgeting » (Collaboratif de Paris sur les Budgets Verts), une initiative stratégique pour évaluer et piloter l'alignement des processus budgétaires nationaux sur l'Accord de Paris et d'autres objectifs environnementaux.
Our response to the climate challenge will define our collective future for generations to come. We must act. We must act swiftly, collectively, and decisively.
One focus of tomorrow’s One Planet Summit, organised by President Macron, is “to determine how those working in public and private finance can innovate to support and accelerate our common efforts to fight climate change.”
Le Groupe d'experts sur le changement climatique (CCXG), anciennement Groupe d'experts des pays figurant à l'Annexe 1, est un groupe de délégués et d’experts gouvernementaux. Son objectif est de promouvoir le dialogue et d'améliorer la compréhension des aspects techniques dans les négociations internationales sur le changement climatique.
Ending poverty and combating climate change: two years after the adoption of the UN Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Climate Agreement, these inter-related challenges remain as daunting as ever, not least in developing countries.
The developing world urgently needs more and better infrastructure. Affordable and accessible water supply systems, electricity grids, power plants and transport networks are critical to reducing poverty and ensuring economic growth.
Infrastructure resilience requires a coordinated policy response to ensure that infrastructure owners and developers have the incentive and capacity to integrate resilience. The framework is aimed at policy makers in OECD countries, but the underlying messages can be applied to other country contexts.
“National governments must take the lead and do so with a recognition that they are part of a global effort.” Speaking last week at the Munk School of Global Affairs in Toronto, OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría urged countries not to retreat behind their national borders in dealing with climate change. Read the full blog.