As keynote, Secretary-General Angel Gurría addresses participants at the 2012 Canning Conference focusing on "Latin America on the Global Stage" held in London. He stresses the role of SMEs and the need for inclusive growth with reduced inequality as the way forward.
Best practices to promote Internet in Africa
Attracting knowledge-intensive FDI to Costa Rica
The International Economic Forum on Africa - organised by the OECD Development Centre, in collaboration with the African Development Bank, the UN Economic Commission for Africa, the UN Development Programme, and the French Ministry of Economy and Finance. This year, the Forum will focus on African youth: training, employment and prospects for the future.
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Press Release Global Network of Foundations Working for Development
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The Asian Regional Roundtable, jointly organized by the OECD Development Centre and AMRO (ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office), in co-operation with the ASEAN Secretariat and the Economics Department of the OECD.
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This Quarter in Asia_vol 9. september 2012
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Jean-Philippe Stijns, economist at the Development Centre, talks with Deutsche Welle about how Africa is faring in the global crisis.
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The Development Centre just released the report “Attracting Knowledge-Intensive FDI to Costa Rica: challenges and policy options” under the new series Making Development Happen. Costa Rica is an interesting case of a deep economic transformation from primary products to manufacturing and services.