What is the OECD Local Development Forum?

We are the OECD’s community of local development practitioners, entrepreneurs and social innovators. We provide a unique setting for the private and public sector to challenge assumptions, learn from each other, and work together to forge practical solutions to today’s economic and social challenges.

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OECD Local Development Forum Annual Conference

Join hundreds of participants to discuss the latest trends and innovations shaping local labor markets.

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Learn about successful employment and social programmes from our global community.

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The OECD Local Development Forum is part of the OECD Local Employment and Economic Programme (LEED)
within the OECD’s Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities.

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