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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.
Mario Pezzini, Director of the OECD Development Centre, regrets the recent death of the distinguished British economist Ian Little, who was vice-president of the OECD Development Centre between 1965 and 1967.
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Afrique du nord : pour donner un emploi aux 9.8 millions de jeunes qui entreront sur le marché du travail d’ici 2020, il faut repenser la croissance économique.
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Based on the analysis of the African Economic Outlook 2012, this note identifies five youth employment challenges that North African countries are facing, and five key areas of action.
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North Africa: finding jobs for the 9.8 million young people entering the labour market between now and 2020 will require a new approach to economic growth.
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African Economic Outlook 2012 Regional Conference on: Promoting Youth Employment in North Africa
SIGI travels to UN Women/The Development Centre participates in the EU-Latin America Policy Summit/Launch of the latest Development Centre Study on Industrial Policy and Territorial Development/Social Cohesion Policies in Vietnam/African Economic Outlook 2012 discussed by policy makers in Africa and beyond/Joining the 5th multinational CEO Roundtable in Beijing/Sharing knowledge with Chinese partners
OECD Secretary General, Angel Gurría will participate in the conference on Promoting Youth Employment in North Africa on 16 July 2012 in Tunis. It is held under the high patronage of the Prime Minister of Tunisia and jointly organised by the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the OECD Development Centre.
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The UN Women Research and Data Section is pleased to invite you to a presentation and discussion of the OECD 2012 Social Institutions and Gender Index
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The OECD Development Centre will present the 2012 Social Institutions and Gender Index at UN Women in New York on 5 July. The event will be hosted by the UN Women Research and Data Section and chaired by Michelle Bachelet, Executive Director of UN Women.