OECD Week includes:
The OECD Forum 2017 will take place at the OECD Conference Centre in Paris, France, on 6-7 June 2016.
The central focus of the forum will be on Bridging Divides at a time when:
are having a disruptive impact on our societies and economies.
Divides have become apparent on a number of fronts.
It will highlight the importance of continuing our focus on developing more integrated, and inclusive economies and societies.
It draws representatives from business, trade unions, civil society, academia and media, to around 60 sessions:
MAKING GLOBALISATION WORK: BETTER LIVES FOR ALL
The Ministerial Council Meeting (MCM) will take place at the OECD Paris Headquarters under the chairmanship of Denmark, with Australia and the United Kingdom as Vice-Chairs.
The meeting will bring together Ministers from Members and Partners to explore policies that could deliver a more inclusive globalisation, and, as such, respond to citizens’ growing concerns about globalisation.
The MCM will discuss the need for inclusive growth to improve well-being for all in open, digitally advanced economies and work to define a more people-centred approach to international standard-setting.
This MCM echoes the pledge of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development to “Leave No One Behind”.
Ministers will discuss notably: