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Co-funded by the EU Thematic Programme on Migration and Asylum, the OECD Development Centre initiated a project on the interrelations between public policies, migration and development of partner countries. In this frame, a roundtable has been organized in Malaysia to introduce what the project entails and to discuss with all relevant stakeholders in Malaysia the migration-development nexus.
Development Week 2014 / OECD Southeast Asia Regional Forum / China’s new development model will gradually impact emerging economies
The migration of women is a growing phenomenon in most countries. About half of all international migrants are women, according to OECD data.
Over the years, the body of knowledge on the participation of highly skilled women to migration flows has increased but despite this growing knowledge, there is low visibility of research findings for policy makers and multilateral organizations.
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Global Value Chains Initiative - Brochure
The Policy Dialogue on Natural Resource-based Development contributes to ensuring OECD’s continuous relevance as a forum where developing, emerging and advanced economies can constructively discuss issues of common interest and explore approaches to common challenges, drawing on objective evidence-based comparative analysis as a common knowledge base.
The Development Centre celebrates International Women's Day / Multi-dimensional Country Review of Uruguay / Strengthening partnerships with lusophone countries
As part of the implementation of the OECD Strategy on Development a network on Global Value Chains (GVCs), Production Transformation and Development has been set up. This adds value by promoting a multi-sectoral approach to policies benefiting from the expertise of a variety of OECD committees and working parties and by leveraging on countries’ expertise.
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The study is a first step towards offering an in-depth insight on how foundations working for development are evolving in their search for greater impact. It gives insights into an innovative and cutting-edge development theme, which is becoming pivotal in the Post-2015 context and in discussions on financing for development. Its potential also lies in helping bridge the knowledge and cultural gap between foundations and governments.
The face of philanthropy is changing. In their efforts to achieve greater impact and higher social returns on their investments, foundations are adopting practices more commonly associated with commercial enterprise and venture capital, according to the OECD netFWD Venture Philanthropy in Development study.
OECD NetFWD launches “Venture Philanthropy in Development - Dynamics, challenges and lessons in the search for greater impact” on Tuesday 25 February 2014 in New York