This 2011 review of the Slovak Republic's environmental policies and programmes covers recent developments, greening growth, implementation of environmental policies, climate change and energy, agriculture and the environment and international cooperation.
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Executive summary PART I. SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT Chapter 1. Developments since the 2002 review -1. Main features of economic and social development in the review period -2. Key environmental pressures -3. Framework for environmental and sustainable development -4. Key environmental and sustainable development initiatives Chapter 2. Greening growth -Assessment and recommendations. -1. The environment as a driver of economic growth -2. Environmental expenditure and financing -3. Environmentally related taxes -4. Promoting eco-innovation and environment-friendly products -5. Regional disparities Chapter 3. Implementation of environmental policies -Assessment and recommendations -1. Strengthening the environmental policy mix -2. Promoting environmental democracy -3. Progress in air, water, waste, nature and biodiversity management Chapter 4. International co-operation -Assessment and recommendations -1. Bilateral and regional co-operation -2. Transboundary issues -3. Trade and environment -4. Nature protection -5. Official development assistance and the environment PART II. SELECTED ISSUES Chapter 5. Climate Change and energy -Assessment and recommendations -1. Greenhouse gas emission performance -2. Policy and institutional framework -3. Market mechanisms and price signals -4. Climate change and energy policy -5. Climate change and transport policy Chapter 6. Agriculture and environment -Assessment and recommendations. -1. Agriculture and the economy -2. Environmental performance of the agricultural sector -3. Agricultural policy References -References I.A. Selected environmental data -References I.B. Selected economic data -References I.C. Selected social data. -References II. Actions taken on the 2002 OECD Review recommendations -References III. Abbreviations