Development Centre


  • Global Forum on Development 2017

    Save the Date! On 5 April 2017, the OECD Global Forum on Development will take stock of existing initiatives to catalyse the power of the private sector in supporting the Sustainable Development Goals, explore new avenues of partnerships to mobilise the necessary resources and understand how the OECD can help.

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  • Perspectives on Global Development 2017

    The 2017 edition of the Perspectives on Global Development focuses on international migration from the perspective of developing countries. It examines to what extent and how the shifting of economic activity to developing countries has affected migration patterns.

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  • Launch of Interrelations between Public Policies, Migration and Development (IPPMD)

    Interrelations between Public Policies, Migration and Development: Case Studies and Policy Recommendations (IPPMD) is a project that aims to enhance partner countries’ capacity to incorporate migration into the design and implementation of their development strategies. The project seeks to better understand how international migration affects non-migration related public policies, and conversely, how these affect migration.

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The Development Centre occupies a unique place within the OECD and in the international community. It is a forum where countries come to share their experience of economic and social development policies. The Centre contributes expert analysis to the development policy debate. The objective is to help decision makers find policy solutions to stimulate growth and improve living conditions in developing and emerging economies.

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Media Advisory : Release of OECD Revenue Statistics in Latin America and the Caribbean 2017 (en español)

Paraguay becomes the 52nd member of the OECD Development Centre 

To make the most of migration, developing countries need a more coherent policy agenda, says new OECD Development Centre report

Increased investment in renewable energy is key to spur sustainable growth in Emerging Asia

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Development Centre publications

African Economic Outlook

Latin American Economic Outlook

Economic Outlook for Southeast Asia, China and India

Perspectives on Global Development

Multi-dimensional Country Reviews

Innovation Policy in Panama

E-Learning in Higher Education in Latin America

Moving towards a better education in Peru (in Spanish)

A New Rural Development Paradigm for the 21st Century - A Toolkit for Developing Countries

Start-Up Latin America 2016: building an innovative future

  Country Notes Africa

Revenue Statistics

Revenue Statistics in Latin America and the Caribbean 

Revenue Statistics in Asian Countries

Revenue Statistics in Africa

Asian Business Cycle Indicators

.STAT Development

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