Bringing new ideas to tourism to help reinforce the industry’s resilience to economic and political crises will be the theme of a special Conference on Innovation and Growth in Tourism in Lugano, Switzerland from 18-19 September 2003.
8 September 2003, Geneva. The primary purpose of this inaugural meeting was to discuss with key partners issues related to attracting and utilising investment as a vehicle for growth and development in Africa.
25 June 2003, Paris, France. In conjunction with the 2003 Annual Meeting, National Contact Points held a Roundtable on Corporate Responsibility which focused on enhancing the role of business in the fight against corruption.
The 7th Forum is organised by the Swedish Tourist Authority, Statistics Sweden, OECD and Eurostat.
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Istanbul, 12-13 May 2003. This roundtable was organised by the OECD Secretariat, in co-operation with the National Banks of the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia to discuss the benefits and challenges of capital account opening to global financial markets with transition countries in Central Asia, Caucasus and South Eastern Europe and to develop recommendations for good regulatory policies in this field.
Istanbul, 5-6 May 2003. This roundtable, organised by OECD and CUTS, aimed to provide policy makers and practitioners in transition economies with a forum for dialogue about national experiences.
This Workshop will be hosted by the Hungarian Government and will be open to non-member economies participating in the Bologna Process. It will centre on issues related to entrepreneurship and SME development and will identify policy recommendati...
The need for better quantitative and qualitative information relating to SMEs is one of the cross-cutting issues of the Bologna Process. This Workshop, organised by the Statistics Directorate, will aim at deriving concrete statistical recommendat...
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Kingston, Jamaica, 11 March 2003. This document comprises a summary of proceedings, the minutes of the meeting and the list of participants from the Third Plenary Meeting of the CRII.
Organised to coincide with the Global Forum on International Investment, this exploratory meeting, held in Shanghai on 6 December 2002, discussed the investment outlook and policy challenges in the region and identify possible areas of dialogue and co-operation between the OECD and these economies.