Bringing new ideas to tourism to help reinforce the industry’s resilience to economic and political crises will be the theme of a special Conference on Innovation and Growth in Tourism in Lugano, Switzerland from 18-19 September 2003.
The Workshop on Entrepreneurship, hosted by the Hungarian authorities (the Ministry of Economic Affairs) in Budapest, on 8-10 September 2003, will be jointly organised by the OECD SME Unit and the Local Economic and Employment Development (LEED) Programme.
The Forum on Partnerships and Local Development is the OECD’s networks of practitioners in the field of economic development, employment, skills and social inclusion. The activities of the Forum are a core activity of the LEED Programme. These are carried by the OECD LEED Trento Centre for Local Development.
7-Aug-2003The LEED Programme will participate in the first Italian Expo on Local Development. Know more about this event.
In order to plug the funding gap, local agencies are increasingly developing frameworks and instruments to lever private finance into activities that the public sector has traditionally funded alone. This book shows how authorities can optimize private financing for economic development purposes
This conference provided a unique opportunity to debate the progress and achievement in improving governance in Mexico in light of the OECD Study on Local Partnerships and other research.
The 7th Forum is organised by the Swedish Tourist Authority, Statistics Sweden, OECD and Eurostat.
This article was published in the May 2003 edition of the OECD Observer.
Este libro ofrece una evaluación integral de las nuevas tendencias sobre el sector sin fines de lucro en los países de la OCDE. Presenta un análisis comparativo y detallado de los métodos empleados para financiar, supervisar y evaluar este sector de actividad económica y social.
Los gobiernos de hoy buscan activamente establecer asociaciones integrales con la sociedad civil y el sector privado. Este libro propone una estrategia que los gobiernos pueden poner en marcha para mejorar la gobernabilidad a través de las asociaciones.