The School is organising specialised courses on socio-economic development and creating an international platform to exchange experiences and knowledge between public officers and practitioners from OECD member and non member countries that deals with cooperation and local development issues.
The Summer Academy, a three-year project 2018-2020, provides training for policy makers and representatives of cultural and creative industries (CCIs). The second edition will take place 16-20 June 2019 in Trento and Bolzano, Italy.
OECD Working Parties on Urban Policy and Territorial Indicators - Joint Workshop: Towards an OECD localised indicator framework for SDGs
Governments should take specific actions now to ward off deepening divides across regions and seize new opportunities in the face of global “megatrends”, the OECD said this week. Two new OECD reports highlight that regions are not equally equipped to handle future technological changes, ageing, climate change and other megatrends; and that decentralisation policies need to work more effectively.
Third OECD Meeting of Mining Regions and Cities in Skelleftea, Sweden 11-13 june 2019
To deepen the understanding how OECD countries can move towards a broad based form of innovation policy the OECD worked with the European Commission’s DG for Regional and Urban Policy in bringing together academic and policy experts in a series of five high level expert workshops on “Broadening innovation policy – New insights for regions and cities”. For each of the workshops two background papers were prepared by experts in the field
The OECD is implementing a project to develop recommendations for improving regional development outcomes for regions and cities specialised in mining and extractive industries. The first OECD meeting on Mining Regions was held in Antofagasta, Chile in October 2017. The Second meeting took place in Darwin Australia on 20-24 November 2018.
Le risque d'automatisation des emplois est nettement plus élevé dans certaines régions que dans d'autres à l'intérieur des pays, ce qui implique que les pouvoirs publics devront prendre des mesures en cas de creusement des inégalités entre les territoires en matière d'emploi au cours des années à venir, selon un nouveau rapport de l'OCDE.