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The Land-Water-Energy Nexus
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/9717411e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/the-land-water-energy-nexus_9789264279360-en
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This report contributes to the discussion of interconnections between scarce resources by highlighting the nexus between land, water and energy (the LWE nexus).
Enhancing Water Use Efficiency in Korea
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4217461e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/enhancing-water-use-efficiency-in-korea_9789264281707-en
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The report, building on a policy dialogue with a range of stakeholders in Korea, analyses how economic policy instruments under the responsibility of the Korean Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport can be adjusted to contribute to water...

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Water withdrawals
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    http://data.oecd.org/water/water-withdrawals.htm
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Water withdrawals are defined as freshwater taken from ground or surface water sources, either permanently or temporarily, and conveyed to a place of use.
Water Risk Hotspots for Agriculture
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/9716441e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/agriculture-and-food/water-risk-hotspots-for-agriculture_9789264279551-en
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Agriculture is expected to face increasing water risks that will impact production, markets, trade and food security - risks that can be mitigated with targeted policy actions on water hotspots.
Estimating Publicly-Mobilised Private Finance for Climate Action
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/a606277c-en.pdf
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This study estimates and analyses publicly-mobilised private finance for climate action in South Africa, between 2010 and 2015. The mobilisation effect of public climate finance on private finance is first estimated through an analysis and...
 
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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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