Recent speeches by Angel Gurría

©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/

The relationship between the OECD and
Spain: Past, Present and Future – Nueva
Economía Award


Presentation in Madrid, Spain, 2 March 2015
Transforming African Economies: Interconnectedness, Investment
and Inclusiveness - OECD-hosted Working Dinner

Remarks delivered at Davos, Switzerland, 22 January 2015

Making inclusive growth happen in the UK 


Remarks delivered at London, UK, 23 February
2015

Meeting of the High Level Expert Group on the
Measurement of Economic Performance and
Social Progress


Opening remarks in Paris, France, 15 January 2015

Visit of the Deputy Prime Minister
of the Slovak Republic


Remarks at Paris, France, 17 February 2015

The Secretary-General's adress to the
Committee on Foreign Affairs of the French
National Assembly

Paris, France, 14 January 2015

G20 Finance Ministers and Central
Bank Governors' Meeting:
International tax Issues


Remarks delivered at Istanbul, Turkey,
10 February 2015

Secretary-General Gurría joins President François
Hollande of France and other leaders in the Unity
March against terrorism on Sunday 11 January at 3pm


Secretary-General Gurría brings forward his return to
France to join President Hollande and other leaders in
the Unity March against terrorism in Paris, France, 11
January 2015

OECD's 2015 Going for Growth: Breaking the vicious circle


Presentation in Instanbul, Turkey,
9 February 2015

Signing of the inter-institutionnal agreement relative to the new international airport of Mexico City


Remarks on the occasion of the agreement between the
Ministry of Communications and Transportation and the
OECD, Mexico City, Mexico, 9 January 2015

OECD Round Table on Sustainable Development: Is there a Need
for Cooperation on National Climate Change Policies?


Remarks delivered at Paris,
France, 3 February 2015
Breakfast with entrepreneurs: 50th anniversary
of Anahuac University

Remarks on the promotion of inclusive and sustainable
development and corporate social responsibility, Mexico City,
Mexico, 9 January 2015

Statement from OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría on the 
execution of Japanese journalist Kenji Goto


Paris, France, 1 February
2015

Launch of the report on 
Better Policies for Colombia


Remarks delivered as part of
the visit by the President of
Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos
to Paris, France, 27 January
2015

World Economic Forum:
Press 
Conference on
Anti-Corruption



Remarks at Davos,
Switzerland, 22 January 2015

Gurría condemns deadly attack on Charlie Hebdo
magazine and sends condolences to President
François Hollande of France


Statement issued on oe.cd/Uu, 7 January 2015

Launch of the partnership between the OECD and the government of the state of Morelos


Remarks delivered at Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico, 6 January 2015


Launch of OECD Urban Policy Reviews: Mexico 2015,
Transforming urban policy and housing finance


Remarks delivered at Mexico City, Mexico, 6 January 2015

Ambassadors


Mr Marten Kokk, Estonia
Ms Berglind Ásgeirsdóttir, Iceland
Mr Chris Barrett, Australia
Mr Yves Haesendonck, Belgium
Ms Ingrid Brocková, Slovak Republic
Mr Nicholas Bridge, United Kingdom
Mr Ricardo Diéz-Hochleitner, Spain
Mr Michael Forbes, Ireland
Mr Hans-Jürgen Heimsoeth, Germany
Mr Paul Dühr, Luxembourg
Mr Pavel Rozsypal, Czech Republic
Mr Paulo Vizeu Pinheiro, Portugal
Mr Sihyung Lee, Korea
Mr Dionisio Pérez-Jácome Friscione, Mexico
Ms Marlies Stubits-Weidinger, Austria
Mr Klavs A. Holm, Denmark
Mr Okko-Pekka Salmimies, Finland
Mr George Prevelakis, Greece
Mr Noé Van Hulst, Netherlands
Mr Kazuo Kodama, Japan
Mr Mithat Rende, Turkey
Mr Iztok Jarc, Slovenia
Ms Annika Markovic, Sweden
Ms Claudia Serrano, Chile
Mr Daniel Yohannes, United States
Ms Elin Østebø Johansen, Norway
Mr Ulrich Lehner, Switzerland
Mr Carmel Shama-Hacohen, Israel
Mr Jakub Wiśniewski, Poland
Mr Zoltán Cséfalvay, Hungary
Mr Gabriele Checchia, Italy
Mr Pierre Duquesne, France
Mr James Kember, New Zealand

—­—

Ms Danielle Thibault, Canada
Chargée d'Affaires a.i.

Ms Angela McGrath, Australia
Chargée d'Affaires a.i.

­—­—
European Union
Ms Maria Francesca Spatolisano

© OECD Observer No 301, Q4 2014




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 print editions delivered to you directly


Online edition
Previous editions

Don't miss

  • “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

  • COP21 Will Get Agreement With Teeth: OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría on Bloomberg

  • 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.

  • Climate change: “We should not disagree when scientists tell us we have a window of opportunity–10-15 years–to turn this thing around” argues Senator Bernie Sanders.

  • In the long-run, the EU benefits from migration, says OECD Head of International Migration Division Jean-Christophe Dumont.
  • 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.
  • Catherine Mann, OECD Chief Economist, explains on Bloomberg why "too much bank lending can slow economic growth".
  • 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