What's new

  • Active with Africa

    The 2017 edition of the Active with Africa brochure provides an overview of the scope and depth of the OECD work with the continent & the interest of the Organisation to continue developing a promising and intense relationship with Africa.

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  • OECD Eurasia Week

    Focused on the theme of Openness for Shared Prosperity, OECD Eurasia Week took place on 23-25 October 2017 in Almaty, Kazakhstan

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  • Ministerial conference: Social Inclusion in LAC

    This Ministerial meeting will gather high-level representatives to discuss the theme "Towards Inclusive Social Protection Systems in Latin America and the Caribbean" ans share best practice and common challenges.

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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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23-25 October 2017 Almaty, Kazakhstan – For the first time, OECD Eurasia Week was held in the region and gathered over 450 participants to discuss Openness for Shared Prosperity. ‌‌‌‌OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurrìa and Kazakhstan's Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev opened the meeting and were joined by high-level representatives from the region and from OECD countries. Find out more on www.oecd.org/eurasia-week