The Global Forum on Environment is a venue that brings together experts from member and non-member economies to share experiences and explore common policy issues focusing on the environmental dimension of sustainable development and its linkages with economic and social policies. Issues to be addressed are shaped based on the OECD Environment Programme, by focusing on one or two priority issues on the global environmental agenda.
These free webinars are open to the general public and participants are welcome to pose questions during the Q&A segment. Topics covers air pollution, biodiversity, chemicals, climate change, carbon pricing, finance and investment, waste, water and more. Video recording of the webinar: Taming Wildfires in the Context of Climate Change (forthcoming).
On 3-4 May 2023, the OECD, the Coordinating Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Investment of Indonesia and the Coordinating Body on the Seas of East Asia and the United Nations Environment Programme organised this dialogue on Marine Plastic Pollution in Southeast Asia, in Bali, Indonesia, to discuss common challenges in data collection and analysis, policy coherence, and financing to tackle marine plastic pollution in Southeast Asia.
El Programa Regional para América Latina y el Caribe de la OCDE (LACRP) llevó a cabo su 3er Diálogo Político Regional sobre Sostenibilidad Ambiental, del 9-10 marzo en formato virtual bajo el tema “Abordando la adaptación al cambio climático en Américal Latina y el Caribe”.
The OECD Latin America and Caribbean Regional Programme (LACRP) carried out its 3rd Regional Policy Dialogue on Environmental Sustainability virtually, under the theme “Addressing Climate Change Adaptation in LAC" from 9-10 March, 2023.
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2020 Green Forum: High Level Plenary Disucssion_Summary
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Agenda Housing workshop
Managing Environmental and Energy Transitions for Regions and Cities
22 November 2018, London - Hosted by the Department of Geography and Environment, this panel reflected on the use of cost benefit analysis (CBA) and took stock of recent developments in environmental CBA and the challenges this presents to policy makers. The panel was comprised of some of the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) authors of the CBA report published by OECD as well as policy practitioners.
The 2018 Summit addressed issues ranging from terrorism and cyber-security to road safety and extreme weather disruption, including the risks and benefits of automated driving. Safety and security are core concerns for transport. Enhancing transport safety and security is an essential element in the implementation of two major international agreements, the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Climate Agreement.