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  • OECD Southeast Asia Forum 2015

    The 2015 OECD Southeast Asia Regional Forum brings together policy-makers from Southeast Asia and OECD member countries, international and regional organisations, experts and business representatives to explore selected issues related to regional economic integration.

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  • 2015 Economic Survey of China

    After three decades of extraordinary economic development, China is shifting to a slower and more sustainable growth path. Further reforms are now needed to ensure that future growth is resilient, inclusive and green, according to the OECD’s latest Economic Survey of China.

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  • Transforming African Economies

    An OECD working dinner was held in Davos, 22 January 2015, to engage in an informal exchange on challenges facing private stakeholders across the African continent. Discussions focused on interconnectedness, investment, and inclusiveness.

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The aim of the OECD’s Global Relations is to create a community of economies which are committed to best policy practices and to finding joint solutions for common challenges, guided by the Organisation’s evidence-based policy advice and standards. This engagement serves a mutual benefit, giving a platform to learn from each other’s policies.

Partners & regions


There has been steady progress over the last few years in the working relations with the Organisation’s five key partners: Brazil, China, India, South Africa, and Indonesia. We have also strengthened relations with many other partners, including through regional approaches.

>> See our work with the different regions

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18-23 March 2015 - Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, was in Beijing to attend an event jointly organised by the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China and the OECD in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the China-OECD co-operation.