Created in 1988, the OECD Development Communication Network (DevCom) is the only international forum where donors discuss issues and co-ordinate their strategies to inform and influence public opinion to enhance awareness and public support for development co-operation.
International donors are not doing enough to help fragile states increase their domestic revenue, according to a new OECD report that shows only a tiny fraction of development aid goes into programmes to improve tax collection.
The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development(SDGs), builds upon the Millennium Development Goals and converge with the post 2015 development agenda. The OECD will partner in a series of side events, showcasing how its work can support the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.
Over the last two years, “resilience” has achieved significant attention due to a growing recognition that different types of risks – violence and conflict, climate change, disasters, global shocks, and other risk factors such as urbanisation and ageing populations – are inter-connected.
After three days of intense negotiations (Accra, Ghana, 2-4 Sept) developed and developing countries endorsed the Accra Agenda for Action.
Seminar organised by the OECD Development Centre, the Policy Dialogue on “Regional Development in Emerging and Developing Economies: Challenges and Policy Options”
The Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI) is a new composite measure of gender equality. By focusing on the root casus behind gender inequalities, it complements and improves existing measures in several ways.
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Special review of Chile's development co-operation