International Conference & Ministerial Meeting - "Towards Inclusive Social Protection Systems in Latin America and  the Caribbean", 16 November 2017 in Asunción, Paraguay

This event will bring together senior government officials from the LAC region and OECD countries, as well as other key stakeholders, and the private sector, to analyse and discuss the key challenge of enhancing social inclusion in Latin America. The Conference will pay particular attention to the megatrends shaping social protection systems and to discussion of alternatives for efficient and inclusive reform. Back to back with this Conference, the OECD LAC Regional Programme will hold its 5th Steering Group Meeting.


>> Find more information about the International Conference/Ministerial Meeting on Productivity held in December 2016 here.



Upcoming events 2017:

 Date   Location   Event
9-10 October Panama City, Panama

 Release of the OECD Multi-dimensional Review of Panama - Volume 1: Initial Assessment

10-11 October Sao Paulo, Brazil 

 1st Taskforce Meeting of the Latin American Corporate Governance Roundtable Task Force on Equity Market Development

12 October TBC

Release of the three publications Driving Performance at Mexico's Agency for Safety, Energy and Environment, National Hydrocarbons Commission and  Energy Regulatory Commission

18 October TBC

 Release of the OECD Review of Labour Market and Social Policies: Costa Rica

30 October TBC

 Release of the OECD Review of Health Systems: Peru 2017 and Monitoring Health System Performance in Peru - Data and Statistics

30-31 October Cancún, Mexico

 5th Meeting of the OECD LAC Nework on Regulatory Improvement

31 October TBC

 Release of Gaps and Governance Standards of Public Infrastructure in Chile: Infrastructure Governance Review

31 October TBC

 Release of the OECD Integrity Review of Coahuila, Mexico: Restoring Trust through an Integrity System

8 November TBC

 Release of the OECD Budget Review of Uruguay

14-15 November Asuncion, Paraguay

 7th LAC Fiscal Policy Forum

16 November Asuncion, Paraguay

 OECD LAC Regional Programme International Conference & Ministerial Meeting - "Towards Inclusive Social Protection Systems in Latin America and  the  Caribbean"

17 November Asuncion, Paraguay

 5th Steering Group Meeting of the OECD LAC Regional Programme

20 November TBC

 Release of the OECD Review of Health Systems: Costa Rica 2017

27 Nov-1 Dec Mexico City, Mexico

 Case Study on Auditing MNEs for BEPS in the Mexico Tax Centre

27 Nov-1 Dec Punta del Este, Uruguay

 IDB-OECD Workshop to discuss the first findings under the LAC Investment Initiative project on investment facilitation and promotion

30 Nov-1 Dec Bogota, Colombia

 5th Meeting of the OECD LAC Network on Corporate Governance of State-Owned Enterprises


Highlighted past events in 2017:

 Date   Location   Event
10 February  Washington D.C., United States

 OECD LAC Investment Initiative Technical Workshop

7 March Paris, France   8th Meeting of the OECD LAC Investment Initiative
16-17 March Cartagena de Indias, Colombia  4th Meeting of the OECD-IDB Latin American Network of Good Regulatory Practicies
23-24 March Santiago, Chile

Launching of the Revenue Statistics for Latin America 2017 during the XXIX Regional Fiscal Policy Seminar hosted by ECLAC

27 March Buenos Aires, Argentina

15th LAC Senior Budget Officials Network Meeting

4-5 April Managua, Nicaragua

 15th Meeting of the OECD-IDB Latin American and Caribbean Competition Forum

24-28 April Mexico City, Mexico

 Event on Tax treaty issues in the BEPS context and the MLI in the Mexico Tax Centre

 7-11 May  Asuncion, Paraguay

 Seminar “Paraguay hacia la Organización para la Cooperación y el Desarrollo Económico” organised to promote the  launching of the Public Governance Review of Paraguay

7-12 May  Brasilia, Brazil   Event on Substance and the new Transfer Pricing Environment on BEPS
 15-17 May Puerto Vallarta, Mexico   Launch Workshop for the pilot OECD SME Policy Index in the LAC Region and Workshop on "Upgrading workforce skills  in small established enterprises" in the framework of INADEM's Semana de la Competitividad, Innovación e  Internacionalización de las PYMES
1 June Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic  Launch of OECD report on Better Service  Delivery for Inclusive Growth in the Dominican  Republic
8 June Paris, France  4th Steering Group Meeting of the OECD LAC Regional Programme
9 June Paris, France  2017 International Economic Forum Latin America and the Caribbean
12-13 June Paris, France   Visit of the Council of Ministers for Central American Integration (COMIECO)
19-21 June Morelos, Mexico  Launching of the OECD Territorial Review: Mexico, Morelos - Encuentra el informe en español aquí
22 June Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic  Launching of the OECD Review on Interrelations between Public Policies, Migration, and Development in the Dominican  Republic
26-30 June Mexico City, Mexico  Event on Implementing BEPS 1. Minimum Standards in the Mexico Tax Centre
29 June  San Jose, Costa Rica  OECD participated in a meeting of the Countil of Ministers for Economic Integration (COMIECO) - Find here the SICA Declaration
27 July Buenos Aires, Argentina Release of the OECD Multi-dimensional Economic Survey of Argentina
28 July San Jose, Costa Rica Release of the OECD report on Interrelations between Public Policies, Migration and Development (IPPMD) in Costa Rica
30 June Cali, Colombia OECD representatives participate in the XII Summit of the Pacific Alliance
1 August Paris, France Release of the OECD Tax Policy Reviews: Costa Rica 2017
3 August San Jose, Costa Rica Release of the OECD Review of Education in Costa Rica
3 August Lima, Peru OECD representatives launched the Youth-Well Being Policy Review of Peru, in co-operation with the Peruvian Ministry of Education
31 August
Paris, France  Release of the OECD Telecommunication and Broadcasting Review of Mexico 2017
19 September Paris, France

 Release of the publication Making Decentralisation Work in Chile, Towards Stronger Municipalities

25-29 September Mexico City, Mexico  Event on BEPS and the Transfer Pricing Guidelines in the Mexico Tax Centre
28 September Paris, France  Release of the OECD Integrity Review of Colombia - Investing in Integrity for Peace and Prosperity