The conference took place from 11-22 November 2013 in Warsaw, Poland. OECD participated actively through a series of workshops, seminars and side events as well as a publications stand showcasing its latest work on climate.
The OECD Secretariat is co-ordinating a Research Collaborative of interested governments, relevant research institutions and international finance institutions. The goal is to partner and share best available data, expertise and information to advance policy-relevant research in a comprehensive and timely manner.
The EAP Task Force assists Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia (EECCA) countries to improve their environmental policies and conditions. The annual meeting was held on 17-18 September 2013 in Tbilisi, Georgia.
This new data visualisation tool aims to enhance transparency by bringing climate-related statistics to life and making them easier to digest. The tool allows the user to visualise over 40 data sets for over 100 developed and developing countries using animated bubble charts for the period 1990-2010.
Without new policies, by 2050, freshwater availability will be further strained, with 2.3 billion more people than today projected to be living in river basins experiencing severe water stress.