Regional development

Conferences and Workshops on Regional Development Policy


Forthcoming | Sharing Regional Development Policy | OECD events

Regional development policies and Governance | Innovation

Urban Rural | Statistics | Water governance


Forthcoming OECD events 


  • 30th meeting of the Working Party on Territorial Indicators, Paris, France, 20 April 2016
  • 19th meeting of the Working Party on Urban Policy, Paris, France, 20 April 2016
  • 35th meeting of the Regional Development Policy Committee, OECD Headquarters, Paris, France, 21-22 April 2016
  • Workshop on Transport Infrastructure, OECD Headquarters, Paris, France, 22 April 2016
  • 7th Meeting of the OECD Water Governance initiative, Stockholm, Sweden, August 2016
  • Meetings of the RDPC and Working Parties, OECD Headquarters, Paris France, 7-10 November 2016


Sharing Regional Development Policy Messages


Events addressing regional policy issues, organised by other international institutions, take place all over the world. The OECD Secretariat is regularly invited to participate in these events. Some of the key presenations/interventions are as follows:


  • Interview with Rolf Alter, Director for Public Governance and Territorial Development at the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD), 2 December 2015 at the Cities & Regions Pavilion - TAP2015, COP21, Paris, France.

  • Climate Change and Resilient Cities, 29 Octboer 2015,  The Hague Academy for Local Governance, Netherlands, Overview of OECD Work on Water Governance by Aziza Akhmouch, Water Governance Initiative Project Manager, Regional Development Policy Division.

  • 6th Asiia Pacific Urban Forum (APUF6), 19-21 October 2015,  Jakarta, Indonesia back-to-back with the Habitat III Regional Meeting in the Asia-Pacific, Governance for Urban Green Growth: the case of Indonesia & National Urban Policies in Asia Pacific by Tadashi Matsumoto, Project Manager, Green Growth/Knowledge Sharing Southeast Asia, Regional Development Policy Division. 



OECD events


Regional Development Policies and Governance


 Regional Innovation


Urban Development


Rural Development


Statistics and Indicators


Water governance

Transport Infrastructure