The 2021 Arab-DAC Dialogue will take place amidst the COVID-19 crisis. Participants will have an opportunity to discuss how the two communities are planning their COVID-19 response and recovery packages, which will mobilise resources for development and will coincide with the Decade of Action to achieve the SDGs.
The High Level Meeting is a formal, ministerial-level meeting of DAC members and observers to advance the global agenda on key development issues.
28-29 September 2020 - The 2020 Forum will take place virtually with a focus on digital evidence gathering in cartel investigations and Ecuador's competition law and policy.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, launched the 2020 OECD States of Fragility report, on 17 September 2020. This report explores trends and financial resource flows in fragile and conflict-affected countries and regions.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, delivered remarks at the High Level Panel on Corruption and Sustainable Development, organised by the International Anti-Corruption Academy, as part of this year’s European Forum Alpbach, on 1 September 2020.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, delivered opening remarks on 10 July 2020 at the Forum PA 2020 (Forum della Pubblica Amministrazione), at the meeting on “Digital transformation and sustainable development: two Italian and European objectives that must be pursued together”, convened by Carlo Mochi Sismondi, President of the Forum PA.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, spoke at the High-level virtual event, Social Dialogue and the SDGs in times of the COVID-19 Pandemic, organised by the Office of the Special Representative of the OECD to the United Nations, the OECD Global Deal Unit, the Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nations, and the International Labour Organization’s Office for the United Nations, on Friday 26 June 2020.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, delivered remarks at the UN High-level debate on the Impact of Rapid Technological Change on the Achievement of the SDGs and Targets, hosted by the President of the UN General Assembly, Mr. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, and the UN Secretary-General, Mr. António Guterres, on Thursday 11 June 2020.
Our events are opportunities to interact with major actors and thinkers on development issues. Registration is mandatory to access the venue.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Geneva and Lausanne on 3 July 2019. He will launch the joint OECD-WTO Report "Aid for Trade at a Glance 2019: Supporting Economic Diversification and Empowerment for Inclusive, Sustainable Development through Aid for Trade" and discuss the role aid for trade can play in making a contribution to the achievement of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda.