Secretary-General Angel Gurría attended the Network of Senior Officials from Centres of Government meeting in Mexico on 25 – 26 September 2008.
This year's meeting offered an opportunity for members to discuss the challenge of implementing policy reforms while ensuring the stakeholders' support without which reform could fail. Mr Gurría delivered a keynote speech for the opening of the meeting and also had bilateral discussions with the following Mexican government officials:
Mr. Agustín Carsterns, Minister of Finance
Mr. Gerardo Ruiz Mateos, Minister of the Economy
Mrs. Josefina Vazquez Mota, Minister of Education
Mr. Salvador Vega Casillas, Minister of the Public Function