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Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: peer, reviews, twelve, lessons, dac, donorship, towards, development, assistance, oecd, humanitarian
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2012-05-03
ISBN-10: 9264174273
ISBN-13: 9789264174276

This publication outlines the 12 most important humanitarian lessons from the DAC peer reviews, profiles examples of good donor behaviour highlighted in the peer reviews, and sketches out the challenges donors still face as they move towards better humanitarian donorship. Lessons are grouped under the following headings: the strategic framework; delivering effective funding; an organisation fit for purpose; and learning and accountability.
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Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: policy, oecd, innovation, reviews, federation, russian
Number of Pages: 264
Published: 2011-06-10
ISBN-10: 9264113126
ISBN-13: 9789264113121

OECD Reviews of Innovation Policy: Russian Federation How are a country’s achievements in innovation defined and measured, and how do they relate to economic performance? What are the major features, strengths and weaknesses of a nation’s innovation system? How can government foster innovation? The OECD Reviews of Innovation Policy offer a comprehensive assessment of the innovation system of individual OECD member and non-member countries, focusing on the role of government. They provide concrete recommendations on how to improve policies that affect innovation performance, inclu
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Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: reviews, oecd, performance, environmental, norway
Number of Pages: 204
Published: 2011-05-19
ISBN-10: 926409847X
ISBN-13: 9789264098473

This report presents the third OECD review of Norway’s environmental policy performance. Previous reviews were published in 2001 and 1993. Topics covered in this report include greening growth, implementation of environmental policies, international cooperation, climate change, waste management and the 3Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle), and nature and biodiversity.
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Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: turkey, reviews, performance, environmental, oecd
Number of Pages: 241
Published: 2008-12
ISBN-10: 9264049150
ISBN-13: 9789264049154

This book is part of the OECD Environmental Performance Reviews Programme, which conducts peer reviews of environmental conditions and progress in each member country. It scrutinises the country's efforts to meet both domestic objectives and international commitments. The analyses presented are supported by a broad range of economic and environmental data and lead to recommendations for further environmental and sustainable development progress. A first cycle of Environmental Performance Reviews, covering all member countries, was completed in 2000. The second cycle focuses on environmental ma
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Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: rural, service, delivery, improve, reviews, policy, oecd, strategies
Number of Pages: 125
Published: 2010-04-01
ISBN-10: 9264083952
ISBN-13: 9789264083950

The delivery of services to rural regions is a key concern for both OECD and non-OECD countries. The service sector, in aggregate, now dominates total employment and value-added in OECD countries, accounting for more than 70% of these two measures, and continues to increase in importance. While services may play a slightly smaller role in rural regions than in urban areas, they are the dominant component of the rural economy. It is clear that a vibrant service sector is both vital for a prosperous local economy and crucial for meeting the needs of rural citizens. This book provides an overview
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Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: policy, oecd, innovation, reviews, federation, russian
Number of Pages: 260
Published: 2011-06-06
ISBN-10: 9264113134
ISBN-13: 9789264113138

The OECD Reviews of Innovation Policy: Russian Federation offers a comprehensive assessement of the innovation system of the Russian Federation, focusing on the role of government. It provides concrete recommendations on how to improve policies that affect innovation performance, including R&D policies. It also identifies good practice from which other countries can learn.
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Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: poland, reviews, performance, environmental
Number of Pages: 209
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 9264100954
ISBN-13: 9789264100954

This book is part of the OECD Environmental Performance Reviews Programme which conducts peer reviews of environmental conditions and progress in each member country. It scrutinises efforts to meet both domestic objectives and international commitments. Topics dealt with in this review of Poland include: air management, water management, waste management, the transport sector, international negotiations and commitments including those relevant to Poland's proposed accession to the EU.
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