Environment in emerging and transition economies

2018 Annual Meeting of the GREEN Action Task Force


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2018 OECD Green Action Task Force Annual Meeting: Group Photo 

Marking the 25th anniversary of its work and hosted by the Slovak Republic, the GREEN Action Task Force held its annual meeting on 22-23 October 2018 in Bratislava.

About 100 people attended the meeting from the OECD member countries, the region of Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia (EECCA) and their development partners to discuss progress made in greening their economies, the remaining challenges and ways forward. 

The vice-presidents of the European Commission and the European Investment Bank addressed their keynote speeches at the high-level sessions on sustainable infrastructure investment and energy transition.

The Special Session on environmental information and reporting in EECCA was co-organised by the European Environment Agency, the OECD and the Slovak Ministry of Environment. 

Co-chairs of the Task Force, Mykola KUZYO (Ukraine) and Jürgen KEINHORST (Germany) presented their statement, sharing views on a future direction of work by the Task Force. 

meeting documents


Presentation Slides and Related Documents 

Item 1. Opening Session: Documents


Item 2. High-Level Panel Discussion 1 Energy transition: Implications for jobs and social inclusion


Item 3. High-level Panel Discussion 2 Mobilising private finance for green growth: Roles of governments, financial institutions and development partners


Item 4. The 2019-2020 Programme of Work and Budget (PWB) of the GREEN Action Task Force


Item 5. Sustainable infrastructure investment


Item 6. Integrated water management for water security and sustainable infrastructure


Item 7. Towards circular economy: Role of Extended Producers Responsibility


Item 8. Progress made in the 2017-2018 Programme of Work and Budget (PWB) and discussion on the 2019-2020 PWB


Item 9. Draft mid-term report of GREEN Action Task Force to UNECE 


Item 10. Criteria for Election of Co-chairs and Bureau Members for 2019-2020 


Task Force Publications 2016-2018 (PDF)



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