The OECD and the Scrutiny Committee on Law Implementation of the French Senate co-organised a conference on 5 December 2013 on “Law evaluation and better regulation: the role for parliaments” at the Luxembourg Palace in Paris.
This Forum took stock of the key challenges and trends in regulating money in politics; identify emerging risks and opportunities; shape a common understanding of the policy options ahead and trade-offs in enhancing fairness, integrity and transparency in decision making including in the realm of political finance; and mobilise partners to work together and promote synergies in the future agenda.
9th annual meeting of the OECD Senior Budget Officials network on Performance and Results Berlin, 7-8 November 2013 How to ensure Transparency, Efficiency and Value for Money Chairman: Christian Kastrop, Director, Federal Ministry of Finance, Germany.
The 9th OECD Rural Development Policy Conference in Bologna, on 23-25 October 2013, will launch the publication "Rural-Urban partnerships: an integrated approach to economic development".
Please note that participation at these meetings is by invitation only. For further information, please contact GOVContact@oecd.org.
Governing Effective Prevention and Mitigation of Disruptive Shocks
The OECD and the Municipality of San Luis Potosí in Mexico launched a programme to improve municipal formalities according to the OECD Guide.
The OECD, in co-ordination with Mexico's Ministry of Economy and COFEMER, organised a workshop to train federal officials to understake competition assessment as part of the RIA framework.
This workshop served to discuss how benchmarking and measuring regulatory performance can help advance a regulatory policy at the sub-national level.
OECD conferences on urban, rural and regional development in OECD member countries.