Women's Economic Empowerment
Investment & Trade
SMEs & Entrepreneurship
Economic Resilience in Fragile Situations
Private Sector Mobilisation and Social Dialogue
Regional Integration in the Union for the Mediterranean Progress Report
The OECD, in partnership with the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ) launched the first Progress Report on Regional Integration. The Report examines five domains of regional integration, namely trade integration, financial integration, infrastructure integration, movement of people, as well as research and higher education.
Access the report
Middle East & North Africa Investment Policy Perspectives
Attracting investment in the MENA region – and harnessing its benefits – is needed now more than ever with the COVID-19 pandemic exacerbating existing challenges and adding new ones.
READ THE REPORT
Changing Laws and Breaking Barriers for Women’s Economic Empowerment in Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia
At a moment when many countries of the MENA region are looking to accelerate economic growth and build more stable, open societies, this report argues that greater women’s economic empowerment holds one of the keys. It asserts that despite challenges some countries are facing in guaranteeing women equal access to economic opportunity, progress is underway and can be further nurtured through targeted, inclusive and coordinated policy actions.
READ THE REPORT
For more information about the MENA-OECD Competitiveness Programme, please contact: MENA.Competitiveness@oecd.org
Programme and Project Donors