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Agri-environmental indicators for the Czech Republic and data on the environmental performance of Czech agriculture. Extract from the publication Environmental Performance of Agriculture in OECD Countries since 1990. (2008)
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Agri-environmental indicators for Korea and data on the environmental performance of Korean agriculture. Extract from the publication Environmental Performance of Agriculture in OECD Countries since 1990 (2008).
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Περιβαλλοντικες επιδoσεις του αγροτικου τομεα των χωρων οοσα απο το 1990 : Ελλαδα
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Prestazione ambientale dell’agricoltura nell’oecd dal 1990: Italia : sezione nazionale
This document discusses the economic efficiency and practical use of environmentally related taxes, with some differentiation in tax rates, versus tradable permit systems, with some element of grandfathering of permits.
In his speech delivered at the Conference of Montreal, Angel Gurría underlined that growing pressures from agriculture, energy production and industries were imperilling our water resources. He affirmed that all countries - OECD and developing countries alike – need to introduce urgently policy reforms and scale-up best practices to avoid dire consequences.
In his remarks at the OECD Forum 2008, the OECD Secretary-General reminded the audience that successful efforts to address climate change will depend on various factors, such as getting the numbers right, identifying the most appropriate instruments, striking an all-inclusive global deal for the post-2012 architecture and promoting new policies that foster eco-innovation. But moving forward on all these tracks will depend on another
According to the OECD Secretary-General, the current international food crisis is a global challenge and agricultural commodity prices should remain high and grow more volatile in the next decade.
In his speech delivered at the G8 Environment Ministers Meeting 2008, Angel Gurría discussed how promoting resource productivity and the 3Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle) can protect the environment while sustaining growth and prosperity.
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The objective of the Framework is to encourage policy-makers to ask appropriate questions about their environment-related policies and institutions (including the integration of environmental concerns in other policy fields), as a way of moving toward more effective and efficient (i.e. integrated) outcomes over time.