Official Visit of the Secretary-General to Israel (18-20 January 2010)


During his official visit to Israel, Secretary-General Angel Gurría launched the Review of Israel’s Labour Market and Social Policies and an OECD Economic Survey of Israel. He met with:

  • Mr. Shimon Peres, President
  • Mr. Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister
  • Mr. Avigdor Lieberman, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Mr. Yuval Steinitz, Minister of Finance
  • Mr. Gideon Sa'ar, Ministry of Education
  • Mr. Binyamin Ben-Eliezer, Minister of Industry, Trade and Labour
  • Mr. Gilad Erdan, Minister of Environment
  • Yitzhak Herzog, Ministry of Social Affairs and Services
  • Mr. Avishai Braverman, Minister Responsible for Minority Affairs
  • Mr. Reuven Rivlin, Speaker of the Knesset and Knesset members
  • Ms. Tzipi Livni, Leader of Kadima
  • Mr. Stanley Fischer, Governor of the Central Bank
  • Mr. Shraga Brosh, President of the Manufacturers Association of Israel
  • Mr. Ofer Eini, Chair of the Histadrut General Federation of Labour Unions

Launch the slideshow


Speeches of the Secretary-General:

>> Review of Israel’s Labour Market and Social Policies

>> OECD Economic Survey of Israel


See also:

>> OECD in the Israeli media

>> OECD Work in Israel


Related Documents


Joint release of OECD Economic Survey of Israel and Review of Israel’s Labour Market and Social Policy

Reforming education and raising employment key to Israel’s long-term economic growth