Latin America and the Caribbean

Media advisory presentations of the Latin American Economic Outlook 2014 (Paris, Madrid and Santo Domingo) and OECD Revenue Statistics in Latin America 2014 ( Santo Domingo)

 

11/02/2014 

The OECD Development Centre’s Americas experts will present key findings from its flagship report as follows:

Tuesday 18 February 2014

Presentation of the Latin American Economic Outlook 2014

Each panel discussion will be articulated around a perspective of the outlook of the Latin American region followed by a presentation on logistics and competitiveness for development, which is the theme of the Special Chapter of this year’s edition.

* Paris, France:  presentation hosted by la Maison de l’Amérique Latine, 217 Boulevard Saint-Germain, 75007 Paris at 10.00 a.m. local time.

Speakers include:

-          Alain Rouquié, President of la Maison de l’Amérique Latine

-          Mario Pezzini, OECD Development Centre Director

-          Hans-Jürgen Heimsoeth, Governing Board Chair of the OECD Development Centre

The full agenda is available here.

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: presentation hosted by the Ministry of Economy Planification and Development , Av. México esq. Doctor Delgado Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic, at 5.00 p.m. local time.

 

Wednesday 19 February 2014

* Madrid, Spain: presentation of the Latin American Economic Outlook 2014 in partnership with the ECLAC -UN Economic Commission for Latin America- and CAF -Development Bank of Latin America- hosted by the Ramon Areces Foundation at 10.00 a.m local time.

Speakers include:

-          Raimundo Pérez-Hernández y Torra, Director, Fundación Ramón Areces

-          Mario Pezzini, Director, OECD Development Centre

-          Jesús Gracia, Secretary of State for International Cooperation and Iberoamarica

-          Guillermo Fernández de Soto, Europe Director, Banco de Desarrollo de América Latina (CAF)

-          Enrique Iglesias, Secretary General, SEGIB (Secretaría General Iberoamericana)

The full agenda is available here. 

* Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, presentation of the 2014 edition of Revenue Statistics in Latin America hosted by the Ministry of Economy Planification and Development , Av. México esq. Doctor Delgado Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic.

Further details on this event will be forthcoming.

To register to one of these events and/or obtain a copy of the Latin American Economic Outlook 2014, or the Revenue Statistics in Latin America 2014, reporters are invited to send an e-mail to Bochra.Kriout@oecd.org.

More information on both the is available at : http://www.latameconomy.org/en/ 

If you cannot attend these events, follow them via twitter with #LEO2014