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Preview document containing the highlights of the annual OECD Agricultural Policy Monitoring and Evaluation 2015 publication published in the fall of 2015.
The 2015 OECD Agricultural Policy Monitoring and Evaluation will be launched on 6 July at the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels.
This report produced in co-operation with the International Energy Agency (IEA), the International Transport Forum (ITF) and the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) identifies the misalignments between climate change objectives and policy and regulatory frameworks across a range of policy domains (investment, taxation, innovation and skills, trade, and adaptation) and activities at the heart of climate policy (electricity, urban mobility and rural land use).
Outside of countries’ core climate policies, many of the regulatory features of today’s economies have been built around the availability of fossil fuels and without any regard for the greenhouse gas emissions stemming from human activities. This report makes a diagnosis of these contradictions and points to means of solving them to support a more effective transition of all countries to a low-carbon economy.
On 1 July 2015, the OECD and FAO will launch the annual Agricultural Outlook in a press conference at the OECD in Paris.
Fourth meeting of the IO Consortium for Measuring the Policy Environment for Agriculture, taking place at OECD in Paris on 22-23 June 2015.
OECD workshop on policy coherence between agricultural productivity improvement, climate change adaptation and mitigation taking place in June 2015 in Korea.
OECD's latest research provides new evidence of the detrimental effects that local content requirements have on the imposing country’s own economy.
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Downloadable PDF version of the June 2015 agriculture newsletter from the Trade and Agriculture Directorate (OECD) featuring the latest work on fishing and development, regional trade agreements and agriculture and issues in agricultural trade policy.
June 2015 agriculture newsletter from the Trade and Agriculture Directorate (OECD) featuring the latest work on issues in agricultural trade policy, green growth, fisheries and aquaculture and country reviews of Colombia and Switzerland
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Policy brief detailing the findings from the 2015 OECD Trade Facilitation Indicators and the potential impact of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement on trade costs.