For this year's Summit in Heiligendamm, Germany, the top priorities laid down by Chancellor Angela Merkel were shaping globalization and helping Africa to develop. Other issues discussed at the G8 Summit were: investment, innovation and sustainability.
This book analyses new economic development in the Baltic States and Northwest Russia and provides suggestions on how to speed up this progress.
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This note, taken from Chapter 2 of Economic Policy Reforms: Going for Growth 2007, contains information about the progress in implementing reforms in line with the 2006 priorities for Germany.
The project provides an opportunity for participants in East Germany to stand back and reflect on their overall options, needs and priorities and by facilitating an international exchange of information on innovations and best practices from a range of OECD Member countries.
A co-operative project between the German Federal Ministry of Transport, Building and Urban Affairs and the OECD on entrepreneurship development in East Germany
„Climate Change in the European Alps: Adapting Winter Tourism and Natural Hazards Management“ ist die erste systematische und länderübergreifende Analyse zu den Auswirkungen des Klimawandels auf Wintertourismus und alpine Naturgefahren. Der Band ist das Ergebnis einer zweijährigen Arbeit des OECD-Umweltdirektorats. Für über 600 Skigebiete in Deutschland, Frankreich, Italien, Österreich und der Schweiz wurden die Folgen des
"Competitive Regional Clusters: National Policy Approaches" analyses the objectives, targeting, instruments and inter-governmental role sharing used by 26 programmes in 14 OECD countries.
Summarises proceedings of a conference looking at examples of human genetic research databases, how they are established, how they are managed and governed, how they might be commercialised, and what the policy considerations might be.
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This note (in German) summarizes the main characteristics of the Germany's education system. The full edition “Education at a Glance: 2006” provides a comparable and up-to-date array of education indicators enabling countries to see themselves in the light of other countries' performance.