This report is the first OECD review of South Africa’s environmental performance. It has been carried out as part of the OECD dialogue with South Africa as Key Partner. The report evaluates South Africa's progress towards sustainable development and green growth, with a focus on policies that provide incentives to protect South Africa's exceptionally rich biodiversity and promote more effective and efficient environmental management across different levels of public administration.
Table of contents:
Part I. Progress towards sustainable development Chapter 1. Key environmental trends Chapter 2. Policy-making environment Chapter 3. Towards green growth Chapter 4. International co-operation Part II . Progress towards selected environmental objectives Chapter 5. Biodiversity and economics of ecosystem services Chapter 6. Multi-level environmental governance