Recent speeches by Angel Gurría

Page 29 

©Osman Orsal/Reuters





For a complete list of speeches and statements, including those in French and other languages, go to www.oecd.org/about/secretary-general/publicationsdocuments/speeches



Moving beyond rhetoric: Responsibility
in practice


26 June 2014
Opening Remarks at the 2nd Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct, Paris, France

Inclusive Growth: The way forward for the US
12 June 2014
Opening remarks delivered at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, marking the launch of the 2014 Economic Survey of the United States, Washington, DC, United States

Launch of 2014 Economic Survey of Canada and Employment and Skills Strategies in Canada


11 June 2014
Remarks delivered at the launch of the 2014 OECD Economic Survey of Canada and the OECD Employment and Skills Strategies in Canada, Montreal, Canada

Special Board Meeting of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce


10 June 2014
Remarks delivered at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce before the launch of the 2014 OECD Economic Survey of Canada, Montreal, Canada
Launch of OECD report–The Cost of Air Pollution: Health Impacts of Road Transport
21 May 2014
Remarks delivered at the International Transport Forum Summit in Leipzig, Germany

Second Europe-Latin America Economic Forum


20 May, 2014
Remarks delivered at the second
“Europe-Latin America Economic Forum’’
in Paris, France

Shifting Wealth and Global Economic Challenges–An OECD Perspective


14 May 2014
Remarks delivered at the World Conference of the Bilateral German Chambers of Industry and Commerce, Berlin, Germany

Launch of the Economic Survey of Germany 2014


13 May 2014
Remarks delivered at the launch of the 2014 Economic Survey of Germany, Berlin, Germany

The Reform Agenda


13 May 2014
Remarks delivered at the meeting with Heads of International Organisations, at the invitation of Chancellor Angela Merkel, Berlin, Germany

Launch of Southeast Asia Regional Programme


6 May 2014
Remarks delivered at the OECD Ministerial Council Meeting 2014, Paris, France

Ministerial Council Meeting 2014 Opening Session–Remarks to Introduce Prime Minister Shinzo Abe
6 May 2014
Opening remarks at the OECD Ministerial Council Meeting 2014, Paris, France

Launch of the OECD Economic Outlook,
May 2014


6 May 2014
Remarks delivered at the launch of the OECD Economic Outlook, Paris, France




Economic data

E-Newsletter

Stay up-to-date with the latest news from the OECD by signing up for our e-newsletter :

Twitter feed

Suscribe now

<b>Subscribe now!</b>

To receive your exclusive paper editions delivered to you directly


Online edition
Previous editions

Don't miss

  • Africa's cities at the forefront of progress: Africa is urbanising at a historically rapid pace coupled with an unprecedented demographic boom. By 2050, about 56% of Africans are expected to live in cities. This poses major policy challenges, but make no mistake: Africa’s cities and towns are engines of progress that, if harnessed correctly, can fuel the entire continent’s sustainable development.
  • “Nizip” refugee camp visit
    July 2016: OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría visits the “Nizip” refugee camp, situated between Gaziantep and the Turkish-Syrian border, accompanied by Turkey’s Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Şimşek. The camp accommodates a small number of the 2.75 million Syrians currently registered in Turkey, mostly outside the camps. In his tour of the camp, Mr Gurría visits a school, speaks with refugees and gives a short interview.
  • OECD Observer i-Sheet Series: OECD Observer i-Sheets are smart contents pages on major issues and events. Use them to find current or recent articles, video, books and working papers. To browse on paper and read on line, or simply download.
  • Queen Maxima of the Netherlands gives a speech next to Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto (not pictured) during the International Forum of Financial Inclusion at the National Palace in Mexico City, Mexico June 21, 2016.
  • How sustainable is the ocean as a source of economic development? The Ocean Economy in 2030 examines the risks and uncertainties surrounding the future development of ocean industries, the innovations required in science and technology to support their progress, their potential contribution to green growth and some of the implications for ocean management.
  • OECD Environment Director Simon Upton presented a talk at Imperial College London on 21 April 2016. With the world awash in surplus oil and prices languishing around US$40 per barrel, how can governments step up efforts to transform the world’s energy systems in line with the Paris Agreement?
  • Happy 10th birthday to Twitter. This 2008 OECD Observer interview with Henry Copeland said you’d do well.
  • The OECD Gender Initiative examines existing barriers to gender equality in education, employment, and entrepreneurship. The gender portal monitors the progress made by governments to promote gender equality in both OECD and non-OECD countries and provides good practices based on analytical tools and reliable data.
  • Once migrants reach Europe, countries face integration challenge: OECD's Thomas Liebig speaks to NPR's Audie Cornish.

  • Message from the International Space Station to COP21

  • The carbon clock is ticking: OECD’s Gurría on CNBC

  • If we want to reach zero net emissions by the end of the century, we must align our policies for a low-carbon economy, put a price on carbon everywhere, spend less subsidising fossil fuels and invest more in clean energy. OECD at #COP21 – OECD statement for #COP21
  • They are green and local --It’s a new generation of entrepreneurs in Kenya with big dreams of sustainable energy and the drive to see their innovative technologies throughout Africa. blogs.worldbank.org
  • Pole to Paris Project
  • In order to face global warming, Asia needs at least $40 billion per year, derived from both the public and private sector. Read how to bridge the climate financing gap on the Asian Bank of Development's website.
  • How can cities fight climate change?
    Discover projects in Denmark, Canada, Australia, Japan and Mexico.
  • Climate: What's changed, what hasn't, what we can do about it.
    Lecture by OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría, hosted by the London School of Economics and Aviva Investors in association with ClimateWise, London, UK, 3 July 2015.
  • Is technological progress slowing down? Is it speeding up? At the OECD, we believe the research from our Future of ‪Productivity‬ project helps to resolve this paradox.
  • Is inequality bad for growth? That redistribution boosts economies is not established by the evidence says FT economics editor Chris Giles. Read more on www.ft.com.
  • Interested in a career in Paris at the OECD? The OECD is a major international organisation, with a mission to build better policies for better lives. With our hub based in one of the world's global cities and offices across continents, find out more at www.oecd.org/careers .

Most Popular Articles

Poll

What issue are you most concerned about in 2016?

Unemployment
Euro crisis
International conflict
Global warming
Other

OECD Insights Blog

NOTE: All signed articles in the OECD Observer express the opinions of the authors
and do not necessarily represent the official views of OECD member countries.

All rights reserved. OECD 2016