Middle East and North Africa - event calendar

 

Although this list is updated regularly, please note that the dates of events can change at short notice.  Attendance to OECD meetings is by invitation only.

 

2012

 

February
 

12-13

Multi-stakeholder dialogue on Integrity Frameworks in Egypt, Iraq and Jordan,  Amman, Jordan

March
 

9

Eighth Meeting of the Task Force on Energy and Infrastructure  Paris, France

25-26

Public and Private Sectors Join Forces to Fight Corruption in Egypt  Cairo, Egypt

April
 

9-10

Task Force on Corporate Governance of State-Owned Enterprises in MENA

11-12

Deauville Partnership: Trade, Investment and Integration Pillar Meeting, Amman, Jordan

24

Deauville Partnership: Conference on Building Open, Fair and Transparent Government, Paris, France

May
 

7-8

Deauville Partnership: Conference on Investment Policies for Job Creation, Cairo, Egypt

15-17

Emerging economies, emerging leaderships: Arab women and youth as drivers of change, Arab International Women's Forum, MENA-OECD Investment Programme, World Bank, Sharjah, UAE.

21

Ninth Meeting of the Task Force on Energy and Infrastructure Paris, France.

22

Strengthening capital market regulation and supervision in the MENA region, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

23

Auditorium session on women entrepreneurs in the MENA Region during the OECD Ministerial Council, Paris, France.

23-24

Strengthening the Debt Capital Markets in the Arab World, Arab Monetary Fund, International Monetary Fund, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

June
 

15

Supporting FDI in the Middle East and North Africa through improved investment protection and guarantees, Tunis, Tunisia.

18-19

Working Group on Infrastructure Finance in Iraq

20-21

Working Group on Investment Zones in Iraq

24-26

Improving Competitiveness in the MENA Region: Capacity building seminar (in co-operation with IMF)

27

MENA 100: Business Plan Competition, Manama, Bahrain

July
 

17-18

MENA-OECD Working Group on SME Policy, Entrepreneurship and Human Capital Development, Rome, Italy

September
 

2-4

Regional round table and capacity building seminar on business integrity  Paris, France.

16-20

Workshop on Building Capacity and Frameworks to Ensure Value for Money from PPPs (in co-operation with IMF), Kuwait City

17-18

Cairo Action Plan Investment Workshop for Morrocco, Rabat, Morocco

October

 
11-12 GCC business integrity meeting with UNDP (TBC)

Workshop on SME Policies and Access to Finance, Kuwait City

November

 

5-6

Working Group on Infrastructure Finance in Iraq

7-8

Working Group on Investment Zones in Iraq

12-13

Cairo Action Plan Investment Workshop for Jordan, Amman (TBC)

14

Conference on Competitiveness, Investment and Private Sector Development - Focus on MENA

21

MENA-OECD Investment Programme Steering Committee, Paris, France

25-29

Capacity building seminar on Strengthening Integrity in the Public and Private Sector of the MENA region (in co-operation with IMF), Kuwait City

Cairo Action Plan Investment Workshop for Egypt, Cairo

December

 

 Regional MENA integrity meeting with UNDP, Amman, Jordan
 Iraq Integrity meeting, Amman, Jordan
12-13  Cairo Action Plan Investment Workshop for Tunisia, Tunis
 Women's Business Forum meeting, Paris