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Embracing Innovation in Government: Global Trends 2018

The current global political and economic setting is complex and fast-changing, with society transforming in ways that challenge existing views about the world and how it is governed. Technology is disrupting the status quo and creating a future of unknowns. Meanwhile, globalism has accelerated and a backlash has formed as a result of growing economic inequalities. Gender equality remains an uphill battle, conflict is forcing record numbers from their homes, trust in government is near record lows, and climate change and job automation crises are fast approaching.
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March 19, 2018
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Youth Engagement and Empowerment in Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia

The circumstances in the MENA region have not always been propitious for young people to contribute to shaping their own futures. Young men and women in the region express lower levels of trust in government than their parents and the majority of young adults have largely disengaged from formal political participation. Moreover, youth in the MENA region are facing higher unemployment levels than young people in any other region in the world.
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March 19, 2018
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Stocktaking report on MENA Public Procurement Systems

Public procurement is a crucial pillar of strategic governance and services delivery for governments. Because of the sheer volume of spending it represents, well-governed public procurement can and must play a major role in promoting public sector efficiency and establishing citizen trust. Well-designed public procurement systems also contribute to achieving pressing policy goals such as environmental protection, innovation, job creation and the development of small and medium-sized enterprises.
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February 19, 2018
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Impact Assessment Report on the activities of the MENA OECD Governance Programme Centre

The objective of this assessment is to provide tangible information on the impact of the MENA-OECD Governance Programme Centre. It should be noted that the intervention provided from the Center since its establishment in 2012 goes further than mere “training”. The Centre distinguishes itself by a high political value to support MENA countries’ institutions towards the path of good governance, a strategic priority of the OECD and of the Italian Government.
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February 1, 2018