Sous le Haut Patronage de Sa Majesté le Roi Moammed VI duMaroc, la Conférence Ministérielle 2009 de l’Initiative MENA-OCDE a eu lieu le 23 novembre 2009 à Marrakech en Maroc.
The MENA-OECD Investment Programme contributed to the workshop on Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Iraq and the New York Convention, organised by the Commercial Law Development Programme (CLDP) of the U.S. Department of Commerce in Paris, 18-21 November 2009.
Baghdad, Iraq. The purpose of this workshop was to examine financing mechanisms for infrastructure development and assess their applicability to Iraq.
The MENA Centre for Investment and the MENA-OECD Investment Programme brought together the 16 finalists of the MENA 100 Business Plan Competition in Bahrain.
Co-organised by MENA-OECD and the Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (CRCICA), a training workshop on investor-state dispute settlement and the development of a model investment treaty took place at CDCICA's Cairo headquarters.
Organised by the Working Group on SME Policy, Entrepreneurship and Human Capital Development, policy experts and officials met on 26 October 2009 to address initiatives and tools to support SME development in the MENA region.
Participants at the 2009 Ministerial Conference talk about maintaining investment reform momentum, promoting women's entrepreneurship, and engaging public governance to increase living standards in the Middle East North Africa region.
On 11 October , the Steering Group of the MENA-OECD Initiative gathered to finalise preparations for the 23 November 2009 MENA-OECD Ministerial Conference in Marrakech, organised jointly by the two pillars of the initiative -- investment and governance.
In preparation for the November 2009 MENA-OECD Business Forum and MENA-OECD Ministerial Conference, the MENA-OECD Business Council held its first meeting on 1 October 2009 at the OECD Paris headquarters.
The training workshop on Enabling and Sustaining Private Foreign Investment in Iraq, organised by the Ministry of Investment of Egypt and the MENA-OECD Investment Programme, took place at the OECD Paris headquarters on 6-8 July 2009.