Clean technologies and smart ICT applications are key to effectively fight climate change, protect biodiversity and manage our water resources - OECD Ministerial Council Meeting 2009 underscores that “green” and “growth” can go hand-in-hand.
Independent journalism and newspapers play an indispensable role in informing citizens.
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Number of government and business initiatives focussing on direct environmental effects (left) and enabling effects (right) of ICTs by life cycle phase and environmental impact category
This paper aims to provide policy makers a broad-brush understanding of the various dimensions of digital identity management (IdM).
This document presents the OECD Definitions of Information Economy Products: the ICT products definition and Content and media products definition.
In his remarks delivered at the International Economic Forum of the Americas, Mr. Gurría affirmed that innovation will be the key to foster economic growth and to tackle the major global and social challenges of our time: persistent poverty, unemployment, climate change, water management, and health care.
The conference aimed to help policy makers understand sensor networks and their potential to help address global challenges. It will explore the conditions for and consequences of innovation in this area including economic aspects, privacy and information security as well as infrastructure issues.
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The OECD is developing a strategic response to the crisis focusing on two priority areas: finance, competition and governance; and restoring long-term growth.
The focus of this paper is to provide an overview of developments in broadband power line technologies and related policy issues.
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OECD Conference "ICTs, Environment, Climate Change". Main session messages.