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Promoting Clean Urban Public Transportation and Green Investment in Kazakhstan
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This report discusses the main results of a project on how to reduce air pollution from urban public transport in Kazakhstan, by providing an analysis for designing a green public investment programme in this sector.
Improving Domestic Financial Support Mechanisms in Moldova's Water and Sanitation Sector
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The water supply and sanitation (WSS) sector in Moldova is not financially sustainable: tariffs do not typically cover operational costs and capital investments are heavily funded by external development partners.

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National area distribution
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National area distribution is defined as the classification of a given country into urban, intermediate and rural regions.
Supporting Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Higher Education in Ireland
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This report presents evidence-based analysis on Ireland’s higher education transformation process towards an innovative, interconnected and multidisciplinary entrepreneurial system, designed to empower its students and staff to demonstrate...
The impact of structural reforms on productivity
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In recent years, literature has linked structural reforms with productivity growth. Considering Portugal’s recent comprehensive reform agenda, this topic acquires particular relevance. Using data for Portuguese firms for the period 2006-2014, this...
 
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Thematic Video on Urban, Rural and Regional Development

In 2015, about two-thirds of the OECD population lives in cities, and in the next decade there are expected to be nearly 500 cities with more than 1 million inhabitants.
 
 
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