OECD [to 25 April 2015]
[We generally limit coverage to regional and global level initiatives, recognizing that a number of country-level announcements are added each week]
OECD calls for common principles for developing and communicating scientific advice
Governments would benefit from agreeing common principles for developing and communicating scientific advice, both in crisis situations and for long-term policymaking, according to a new OECD report.
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Pensions At Risk for 80 Million People in Latin America and the Caribbean
Experts and policy makers gathered today at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to discuss the future of pensions in Latin America and the Caribbean. A panel discussion moderated by CNN journalist Gabriela Frias explored different policy approaches to ensure greater coverage and sustainability of pension systems in the region.