Ireland


30-May-2014

English

Database on instruments used for environmental policy

This database provides information on environmentally related taxes, fees and charges, tradable permit systems, deposit refund systems, environmentally motivated subsidies and voluntary approaches used in environmental policy in OECD member countries and a number of other countries. Developed in co-operation between the OECD and the European Environment Agency.

3-October-2013

English

Ireland's Carbon Tax and the Fiscal Crisis - Environment Working Paper No. 59

This paper describes the features of the tax, recounts the story of its interplay between fiscal adjustment and helping meet the obligations to raise taxes, and implications for competitiveness and carbon leakage, environmental effectiveness and equity issues, and draws conclusions regarding why it happened, and provides tentative insights for other countries in a similar situation.

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4-November-2009

English

Launch of the conclusions and recommendations of the environmental performance review of Ireland

Since the last OECD environmental performance review of Ireland in 2000, environmental policies have been improved, environmental institutions strengthened, and significant investments made in environmentally-related infrastructure. However, important challenges remain, such as strengthening efforts to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions and ensuring a better financial viability of water use, warned the OECD Secretary-General.

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16-June-2008

English, , 274kb

Ireland: Environmental performance of agriculture since 1990

Agri-environmental indicators for Ireland and data on the environmental performance of Irish agriculture. Extract from the publication Environmental Performance of Agriculture in OECD Countries since 1990 (2008).

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16-June-2008

English, , 32kb

Irish websites on agri-environmental issues

Links to sites from Ireland on agri-environmental indicators.

20-October-2005

English, , 16kb

Ireland: Inventory on financial support in fisheries

Country inventory of Ireland as of 2005 on financial support in fisheries.

11-February-2005

English, , 16kb

Ireland fisheries management system

Information on the administration, legal framework and other aspects of fisheries management in Ireland.

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