OECD Environment Ministers met on 29-30 March 2012 at the OECD Headquarters in Paris under the theme "Making Green Growth Deliver".
Outcomes of the Meeting
Ministerial discussions covered five themes:
- What Progress have we made on the Environment, and what does the Future Hold?
- Connecting Environment Policy to the Science
- The Environmental Outlook to 2050 - An urgent call for green growth policies
- Adding OECD Value to Rio+20
- Multi-Level Governance and the Role of Cities
29 March 2012 - Opening ceremony
(Left/Right) Dr. Yoo, Young Sook, Minister of Environment of Korea and Angel Gurría, OECD Secretary-General.
SPEECHES AND STATEMENTS
- Making Green Growth Deliver, Opening Remarks by Angel Gurría, OECD Secretary-General
- Session II. Working Lunch: Presentation by Professor Will Steffen, Executive Director, The Australian National University (ANU) Climate Change Institute, Connecting Environment Policy to the Science
- Session III: Presentation by Mr. Simon Upton, Director, OECD Environment Directorate, The Environmental Outlook to 2050: Urgent Call for Green Growth Policies
- Session V. Working Lunch: Presentation by UCLG Vice-President Wolfgang Schuster, Mayor of Stuttgart, Local and Regional Authorities Messages to the Earth Summit, Rio+20
- BIAC - Making Green Growth Deliver The Role of Business
- TUAC - Choosing and Funding Environmental Policies, Green Jobs
- European Environmental Bureau - NGO input prepared by the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) with extensive input by the Institute for European Environmental Policy (IEEP)
29 March 2012 - OECD Environment Ministerial Meeting 2012. Family Photo.
OECD Conference Centre, Paris, France