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.
Gender equality and women’s rights are essential to achieving the unfinished business of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). It is time to back up political promises with action and resources. Increased investments in five key areas will have catalytic effects on the lives of women and girls, and accelerate development progress beyond 2015.
The Development Centre celebrates International Women's Day / Multi-dimensional Country Review of Uruguay / Strengthening partnerships with lusophone countries
As we head towards 2015 and a successor framework to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), our common future remains at stake. We are facing a plethora of issues including: growing inequalities; changing consumption patterns and population dynamics; increasing natural resource scarcity; and climate change, said OECD Secretary-General.
“Policy Coherence for Development in a Post-2015 Era: How can PCD help advance universal goals and contribute to transformational change?”
This technical paper analyses investments by OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) donors in six policy areas that are priorities for the post-2015 development agenda because of their catalytic impact on achieving gender equality and women’s rights. It is intended for representatives from donor agencies, partner governments and civil society.
This OECD Review of Innovation Policy in Croatia offers a comprehensive assessment of the innovation system of Croatia, focusing on the role of government. It suggests that EU integration opens a window of opportunity for strengthening Croatia's science, technology and innovation systems, and recommends that Croatia improve governance, rebalance the innovation mix and do more to foster business innovation.
Le Dialogue sur les politiques de développement axé sur les ressources naturelles est une initiative horizontale de l’OCDE visant à établir un processus structuré pluriannuel de partage des connaissances et d’apprentissage entre pairs impliquant les pays producteurs – Pays membres de l’OCDE et Pays partenaires - afin d’utiliser les ressources naturelles pour un développement plus large et plus inclusif.
Making Philanthropic Engagement more Effective- the GEPEs go to Mexico / Promoting youth employment in Africa must be everybody’s job / Venture Philanthropy in Development– netFWD to launch study in NY in February
En 2012, la Suisse a apporté 3 milliards USD d’aide publique au développement (APD), soit 0.45 % de son revenu national brut (RNB), ce qui répond bien à l’objectif qu’elle s’est fixé de porter à 0.5 % la part de son APD dans le RNB à l’horizon 2015.