In his opening remarks for the book launch for the Horizontal Water Programme, Mr. Gurría underlined that good water management is important for a stronger, cleaner and fairer economy.
In his remarks to the Central Bank of Greece, Mr. Gurría offered the OECD support, expertise, and policy experience to help Greece modernise its economy and put it on a path of sustained growth.
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Τπφ ην πξ ίζκ α απηφ, ν ΟΟΑ εθπφλεζε απηφ ην ελεκεξ σ ηηθφ θπι ι άδην γηα λα επηθνηλσ λήζε η ηηογ λψζε ηο πνπ έρεη απνθηήζε η θαη ηελ αλάι πζε πξ αθηηθψλ θαη κεηαξξ πζκίζε σ λ πνπ επέθεξ αλ θαι ά απνηει έζκ αηα ζ ε άι ι εο ρψξ εο. Πξ νηείλεηαη κηα ζηξ αηεγηθή γηα ηε δηφξ ζσ ζε ησλ αληζν ξ ξ νπηψλ θαη ηνλ εθζπγρξ νληζκ φ ηεο νηθνλνκίαο, ζπλνδεπφκελε απφ ζρέ δηα δξ άζε ο γηα θαζέλα απφ ηνπο παξ αθάησ ελλέα θξ ίζ ηκν πο θι άδνπο:
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This brochure proposes a strategy to correct imbalances and modernize the Greek economy, accompanied by action plans in the following areas: public administration and budgets; pensions; the governance of state owned enterprises; tax policies;employment and social policy; education; new sources of growth, innovation and green growth;competition; the complex political economy problems associated with reforms in the public sector.
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How has the US helped shape OECD work in the context of the crisis? In what ways can OECD support the US global and domestic agenda to build a stronger, cleaner and fairer economy?
Innovation, education and more competition in the domestic market would help Germany emerge from the economic crisis with a stronger and more balanced economy.
The OECD, World Trade Organization and the UN’s Conference on Trade and Development have called on the leaders of the G20 countries to resist protectionism or the prospects for economic recovery may be wiped out.
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Aid to developing countries in 2010 will reach record levels in dollar terms after increasing by 35 per cent since 2004. But it will still be less than the world’s major aid donors promised five years ago at the Gleneagles and Millennium + 5 summits.
It is easier to climb the social ladder and earn more than one’s parents in the Nordic countries, Australia and Canada than in France, Italy, Britain and the United States, according to a new OECD study.