Korea

Data

Data on Korea

A wide range of indicators on agriculture, development, economy, education, energy, environment, finance, government, health, innovation and technology, jobs and society.

Books

Compact City Policies: Korea 2014

An appropriate set of compact city policies, such as environmental friendly urban regeneration, policies to offset the side effects of compact development, strong management of transport demands, and governance enforcement, can accelerate Korean cities' sustainable development.

Focus

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    Korea: Using ICT in Education

    Building on the successes of its fast-developing ICT sector, Korea is using digital technology to stimulate a creative approach to learning that gives students access to education materials wherever and whenever they want.

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    Green growth in action: Korea

    Korea has been at the forefront of green growth initiatives. The National Strategy for Green Growth (2009-2050) and the Five-Year Plan (2009-2013) of Korea provide a comprehensive policy framework for green growth in both the short and long term.

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    OECD/Korea Policy Centre

    The major functions of the OECD/Korea Policy Centre are to research international standards and policies on international taxation, competition, public governance, and social policy sectors in OECD member economies and to disseminate research outcomes to public officials and experts in the Asian region.

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    Korea and the OECD

    This document sets out when Korea joined the OECD, what its permanent delegation does, and the benefits of OECD membership.