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  • Ghana becomes the 50th member of the OECD Development Centre

    Ghana’s entry into the OECD Development Centre marks a significant stride in support of the country’s inclusive growth and development strategy. It also deepens the Centre’s global representativeness and institutional cooperation with pan-African arenas as it welcomes its 9th African member country.

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  • OECD Development Week 2015

    The Development Week, organised by the Development Centre, convenes at OECD a series of strategic meetings that offer an inclusive setting and opportunity for policy dialogue and knowledge sharing among a large set of development stakeholders. DEV Week 2015 will be held at the OECD Headquarters from 5 – 9 October.

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  • Multi-dimensional Review of Peru

    Peru has experienced significant improvements in growth, well-being and poverty reduction since the introduction of macroeconomic reforms, economic openness and more effective social programmes in the 1990s. However, the country still faces structural challenges to escape the middle-income trap and consolidate its emerging middle class.

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OECD Secretary Angel Gurría presents new Multi-Dimensional Country Review to Peruvian President Ollanta Humala

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