Over the past five years the MENA region has made a strong commitment to the reform of public governance. What have been the driving forces behind these reforms?
The 2010 African Economic Outlook finds the continent reeling from the effects of the world’s deepest and most widespread recession in half a century. Just how hard was the region hit? What are the prospects for recovery? This edition features an in-depth study of Taxation and Aid in Africa.
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OECD-MENA Women's Business Forum: A Platform for Empowering Women in Business
The founding meeting of the Advisory Board to the MENA Centre for Competitiveness was held on March 31 in Tunis, Tunisia. The meeting gathered representatives of eleven MENA countries as well as representatives of regional and international partner organisations such as the World Bank, the European Investment Bank and the African Development Bank.
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The Millennium Declaration set 2015 as the target date for halving the number of people living in extreme poverty. This paper examines the role of the agricultural sector and looks at 25 developing countries who have posted extraordinary success in reducing extreme poverty.
The Aid for Trade at a Glance 2009: Maintaining Momentum report presents the results of the second monitoring exercise of the Aid for Trade Initiative and documents its success so far.
The 2009 African Economic Outlook focuses on Innovations in Information and Communication technologies. It also presents a comprehensive analysis of the economic, social and political developments on the continent.
The MENA-OECD Investment Programme seeks to mobilise investment—foreign, regional and domestic—as a driving force for growth, stability and prosperity throughout the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. This programme is part of the MENA-OECD Initiative on Governance and Investment for Development (www.oecd.org/mena).
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Le présent rapport constitue la synthèse des évaluations rétrospectives de quatre programmes d’efficacité énergétique dans la construction qui ont bénéficié de financements du Fonds français pour l’environnement mondial (FFEM).
The 2008 African Economic Outlook focuses on Technical Skills Development. It also presents a comprehensive analysis of the economic, social and political developments on the continent.