A better understanding of drivers, related trade-offs and synergies is necessary to gauge the results of green growth policies. In its effort to promote green growth and facilitate exchange of experience on monitoring green growth, the OECD developed a green growth measurement framework with a set of indicators for policy-makers and the public at large.
Statistical systems have seen significant improvements over the past decade in the Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia (EECCA) region. These include, for example:
The practical application of this OECD set of Green Growth Indicators is now being extended to Kazakhstan under the Country Programme Agreement between Kazakhstan and the OECD.
A workshop on Green Growth Measurement was held in Astana, Kazakhstan on 23-24 June 2016. The main objectives of the workshop were to: