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  • Africa Forum 2015

    The Africa Forum 2015 - Africa Beyond 2015 will take place on 9 September in Berlin, Germany.

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  • African Economic Outlook 2015

    With Africa’s population set to double by 2050, modernising local economies will be vital to make the continent more competitive and to increase people’s living standards, according to the African Economic Outlook 2015, released at the African Development Bank Group’s 50th Annual Meetings.

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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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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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The OECD Development Centre announces the “Foundations Accelerating Impact 2030” initiative and discusses how to leverage migration, remittances and diaspora, during the Third International Conference on Financing for Development

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Innovation Policy in Panama

E-Learning in Higher Education in Latin America

African Economic Outlook

Latin American Economic Outlook

Southeast Asian Economic Outlook

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Asian Business Cycle Indicators

Country Notes Southeast Asia, China and India

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