Patrick Kanner, France’s Minister for Cities, Youth and Sport
Mari Kiviniemi, Deputy Secretary-General, OECD
15h15, Thursday 19 May 2016
OECD Headquarters, 2 rue André Pascal, Paris 75016
How can the Euro 2016 football tournament in France benefit the host cities and communities?
Patrick Kanner and Mari Kiviniemi will discuss findings of an OECD report into France’s preparations for Euro 2016 and, more generally, present new OECD principles on ensuring localities benefit economically, socially and environmentally from global sporting events.
Working with over 100 countries, the OECD is a global policy forum that promotes policies to improve the economic and social well-being of people around the world.