The School is organising specialised courses on socio-economic development and creating an international platform to exchange experiences and knowledge between public officers and practitioners from OECD member and non member countries that deals with cooperation and local development issues.
In Latin American and Caribbean countries the population is growing faster than the world average, intensifying land use and increasing urbanisation. The region is also prone to the negative impact of climate change and natural disasters, putting further pressure on natural resources.
By invitation of the Government of the Dominican Republic, and with the support of the Italian Government, the OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs and Local Development (CFE) is organising this two-day conference as a follow-up to the first workshop held in the Caribbean Region in April 2005.
Este seminario fue organizado por el Programa LEED de la OCDE en colaboración con la "Fundación Global Democracia y Desarrollo" y la Embajada de Italia en la República Dominicana.
This event is organised by the OECD LEED Programme and the “Fundacion Global Democracia y Desarrollo”, with the support of the Embassy of Italy in the Dominican Republic. It contributes to the design of the proposed OECD CFE Caribbean Rim SME and Local D