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International group gives country its first Environmental Progress Review.
Officials from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) praised Israel’s environmental progress and offered suggestions for improvement at a Tuesday gathering hosted by the Environmental Protection Ministry to discuss the findings of the organization’s first Environmental Performance Review for the country.
Recognizing Israel as a latecomer to the environmental-protection field that bears both an increasingly dense population and water scarcity, the report praises the country on the growth of its clean-tech sector and its internationally competitive development of renewable energy and water technologies….