14:00-18:30 | 18 March 2019

OECD Champion Mayors Initiative

The 4th Meeting of the OECD Champions Mayors for Inclusive Growth Initiative hosted by Champion Mayor Georgios Kaminis in Athens on 18 March 2019 will focus on how cities can leverage all types of innovation – social, technological, and public sector - to advance inclusive growth and achieve higher citizen well-being levels. The Champion Mayors for Inclusive Growth Initiative is a coalition of willing leaders who have committed to tackling inequalities and promoting more inclusive economic growth in cities.

www.oecd-inclusive.com/champion-mayors/

9:00-12:00 | 19 March 2019

OECD Roundtable of Mayors and Ministers

The 7th OECD Roundtable of Mayors and Ministers, organised in partnership with the Ministry of Economy and Development of Greece and the City of Athens, will see ministers and mayors exchange ideas, experiences and good practices from around the world on how to channel megatrends for more productive, sustainable and inclusive cities in a constantly changing world.

Established in 2007, the OECD Roundtable of Mayors and Ministers is a unique global platform convening high-level representatives from both national and local governments to discuss pressing urban policy issues. 

17:15-17:45 | 19 March 2019

Regional Development: The case of Greece

 

This session will provide a policy highlight on the OECD’s ongoing Territorial Review of Greece, which has a special focus on regional policy for Greece post-2020.

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OECD work on regional development www.oecd.org/regional/