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This 2.5-day seminar was the second stage of a capacity building programme designed for experienced partnerships from OECD member countries and allowed a more in-depth discussion on how partnerships can enhance their capacity to influence policy at the local, national and international levels.
Global knowledge flows are becoming a key driver of economic development. They encourage the inflow of new ideas and enable domestic innovation to be better exploited overseas. How can countries develop effective policies to reap the benefits that ...
The "Atlas on Regional Integration in West Africa" is an ECOWAS/SWAC initiative, financed by the development co-operations agencies of France, Switzerland and Luxembourg.
This book analyses new economic development in the Baltic States and Northwest Russia and provides suggestions on how to speed up this progress.
English, , 1,753kb
Rural Environment in West Africa , joint FAO/SWAC publication, March 2007
(available in French only)
The review was a joint project between the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the U. S. Agency for International Development (USAID).
OECD Territorial Reviews: Randstad Holland, Netherlands aims to provide a detailed diagnosis and solutions for improving the competitiveness of the Randstad.
Prüfbericht zur Politik für ländliche Räume: in Deutschland ist die Politik zur Entwicklung der ländlichen Räume noch immer stark auf den Agrarsektor konzentriert. In anderen Bereichen, die einen bedeutenden Beitrag zu Wachstum und Beschäftigung leisten könnten, werden dagegen die Entwicklungschancen noch nicht ausreichend genutzt.
Il Centro OCSE LEED di Trento intende fornire raccomandazioni e sviluppare le competenze necessarie per ideare e mettere in atto interventi politici commisurati alle esigenze locali.
Angel Gurría addressed the importance of local initiatives and regional development in helping countries adapt to the challenges of globalisation and technological change in his speech delivered at the Danish Growth Council.