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2020 Projections of Climate Finance Towards the USD 100 Billion Goal
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/9717081e.pdf
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The outcome of COP21 urged developed countries to scale up their level of financial support, over and above their initial finance pledges, with a concrete roadmap to achieve their USD 100 billion a year commitment by 2020. This note provides...
Mobilising Bond Markets for a Low-Carbon Transition
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This report describes the development of the green bond market as an innovative instrument for green finance, and provides a review of policy actions and options to promote further market development and growth. Since 2007-08, so-called “green bonds”...

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Forest resources
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Forest resources refer to the intensity of use of forest resources (timber). It relates actual harvest or fellings to annual productive capacity.
The Political Economy of Biodiversity Policy Reform
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/the-political-economy-of-effective-biodiversity-policy-reform_9789264269545-en
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This report provides insights on the political economy of biodiversity related policy reforms. It draws on existing literature and four new case studies covering the French tax on pesticides, agricultural subsidy reform in Switzerland, EU payments to...
International trade consequences of climate change
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/trade/international-trade-consequences-of-climate-change_9f446180-en
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This report provides an analysis of how climate change damages may affect international trade in the coming decades and how international trade can help limit the costs of climate change. It analyses the impacts of climate change on trade considering...
 
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Global emissions of greenhouse gases must be reduced to net zero by the end of the century in order to keep the global average temperature increase below 2°C.
 
 
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