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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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Strengthening regional ties is key to maintain Emerging Asia’s growth momentum, says Economic Outlook for Southeast Asia, China and India 2016

Media Advisory: Launch of the Economic Outlook for Southeast Asia, China and India 2016 - Enhancing Regional Ties

The OECD Development Centre’s Governing Board welcomes Uruguay’s accession as 51st member (Spanish Version)

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E-Learning in Higher Education in Latin America

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