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  • High-level OECD Development Centre events at the United Nations General Assembly in New York

    The OECD Development Centre organised three events at the UN General Assembly: Optimising philanthropy’s potential to fast-track the sdgs; A new rural development paradigm and the inclusive and sustainable new communities model inspired by Korea’ saemaul undong; Africa’s perspective and launch of the 2015 Africa MDG’s report & 2015 African Economic Outlook

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  • OECD Development Week 2015

    The Development Week, organised by the Development Centre, convenes at OECD a series of strategic meetings that offer an inclusive setting and opportunity for policy dialogue and knowledge sharing among a large set of development stakeholders. DEV Week 2015 will be held at the OECD Headquarters from 5 – 9 October.

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  • Social Institutions and Gender Index

    The Global launch of the 2014 edition of the Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI) in Oslo will aim to provide a global platform to raise international awareness of including discriminatory social norms in a post-2015 framework.

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Remarks at high-level event on a new rural development paradigm and the inclusive and sustainable new communities model inspired by Saemul Undong

Media Advisory - three high-level OECD Development Centre events taking place on the sidelines of the 70th United Nations General Assembly in New York City

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