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  • 24-September-2018

    English

    "Emerging Challenges and Shifting Paradigms: New Perspectives on International co-operation for development"

    We are brought together today by a fundamental recognition: all countries are in a process of continuous development; all are working to address structural challenges and many are struggling to achieve the necessary development outcomes. To deliver on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development we need to acknowledge and comprehend this reality.

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  • 14-September-2018

    English

    10 Years After the Failure of Lehman Brothers

    It is my pleasure to reflect with you on what has happened over the past decade, take stock of what lessons can be drawn from the crisis and how we are tackling the challenges. When I was appointed Secretary-General of the OECD in the summer of 2006, it was a pleasant time to be an economist.

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  • 12-September-2018

    English

    Achieving responsible, effective and inclusive multilateralism

    It is a pleasure to be at the ESSEC Grand Ecole and address the brilliant young minds who will become the business leaders of tomorrow. We live in a world that is in constant evolution and facing new challenges, which is why this class on “Understanding and Changing the world” is of utmost importance. This is what we try to do at the OECD every day. I very much hope our perspective can inspire you.

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  • 11-September-2018

    English

    Launch of Education at a Glance 2018

    Equity permeates the work of the OECD and it has been one of our top priorities for the past decade. Our latest tool, the Framework for Policy Action on Inclusive Growth, provides policy advice to inform action in key areas such as: investing in people and places that have been left behind; providing equal opportunities; and supporting inclusive labour markets, among others. Education remains at the core of these objectives.

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  • 4-September-2018

    English

    High-Level Panel: Blockchain for Better Policies

    I am also delighted to see so many other countries represented here today, representatives from civil society, organised labour and other International Organisations, and the entrepreneurs who are pushing these technological boundaries.

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  • 22-July-2018

    English

    Signing of the OECD-AFIP MoU establishing a centre of the Academy for Tax and Financial Crime Investigation in Argentina

    I am pleased to welcome you to this signing ceremony of the memorandum of understanding between the OECD and the Federal Administration of Public Revenues, establishing the OECD Latin America Academy for Tax and Financial Crime Investigation.

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  • 22-July-2018

    English

    G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting: Session 5: Working for a Globally Fair and Modern International Tax System

    On tax matters, thanks to the support of Leaders and Finance Ministers, major progress has been achieved which has demonstrated that international cooperation, in a multilateral framework, can support and strengthen national sovereignty.

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  • 21-July-2018

    English

    G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting - Session3: Advancing the Roadmap to Infrastructure as an Asset Class

    I want to congratulate the Argentinian Presidency for developing the Roadmap to Infrastructure as an Asset Class. The OECD strongly supports this important initiative and has actively contributed to its development over the past months.

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  • 21-July-2018

    English

    G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting: Session 2: Future of Work - Delivering the Menu of Policy Options

    We have to make sure that policies keep up with the technological change that has been transforming our economies at breakneck speed. The menu of policy options delivered today is a step towards better harnessing the full potential of technology, and ensuring its benefits spread across society.

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  • 16-July-2018

    English

    Presentation of 2018 Economic Survey at the Technical Agency of the Czech Republic

    I am delighted to be here at the Technology Agency of the Czech Republic. I would like to thank Mr. Pavel Komárek, Deputy Chairman of the Technology Agency for the invitation.

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