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