Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be travelling to Colombia on 25 October, at the invitation of Mr. Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia. During his stay in Bogota, the Secretary-General will meet with the President and all Ministers in the Cabinet, as well as with the Vice president of Colombia and Trade Unions.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Brasilia on 21-22 October 2013 to present the OECD Economic Survey of Brazil and hold meetings with several Ministers.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will attend the XXIII Latin American Summit of Heads of State and Governments taking place in Panama City on 18-19 October, under the title “The political, economic, social and cultural role of the Ibero-American Community within a new global context”
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be travelling to Costa Rica on 16 - 17 October, at the invitation of President Laura Chinchilla Miranda. During his stay in San José, the Secretary-General will meet with the President, the Vice-president and most Ministers in the Cabinet.
The Secretary-General of the OECD, Mr. Angel Gurría, will be in Washington from 10 to 12 October 2013, to attend the Annual Meeting of the World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund, where he will deliver statements at the International Monetary and Finance Committee and Development Committee.
« Les gouvernements doivent trouver l’arsenal de mesures optimal qui leur permettra d’éliminer les émissions des combustibles fossiles dans la deuxième moitié du siècle. Des progrès sont à faire sur tous les fronts, notamment celui de la tarification du carbone ; les examens par les pairs et les enseignements tirés des meilleures pratiques devraient trouver ici toute leur utilité. », a déclaré le Secrétaire général de l'OCDE.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, presented a major address on the Organisation’s latest analysis of climate change, investment and energy policies in London on Wednesday 9 October, at 10:30am.
The Secretary-General of the OECD, Mr. Angel Gurría, will be in Brussels on 8 October 2013 to launch the OECD Skills Outlook, alongside Ms. Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth.
Mr. Angel Gurría will be in Istanbul on 2- 3 October 2013, to attend the Informal Meeting of OECD Ministers of Education taking place under the overall theme Fostering skills and employability through education. The Secretary-General will deliver opening remarks on “Kick-starting a global skills revolution”, alongside Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Minister of National Education Nabi Avci.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Strasbourg on 1st October 2013 to attend the “Enlarged Debate of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe on the Activities of the OECD”.