Get beyond gender bias and reshape our world in a more equal way: Annette Young, host of TV show The 51 Percent - France 24, speaks on bridging the gender divide at the #OECDForum, 6-7 June. See her shows [ Bit.ly Link ]
Financial literacy: 22% of students lack basic financial #skills, such as understanding bank statements, payslips and budgets. Her Majesty Queen Máxima of the Netherlands presented #OECDPISA findings, emphasising the importance of financial education [ Bit.ly Link ]
Can you tell your hygge from your hipster? If confused, join us at the #OECDForum, where Meik Wiking will explain the Danish way to live well. He runs the Happiness Research Institute, see [ Bit.ly Link ]
“African economies cannot miss out on their next production transformation. Entrepreneurs should be lead actors in Africa’s journey into the fourth industrial revolution," says Mario Pezzini, Director, OECD Development Centre [ Bit.ly Link ] #AEO2017
What is life really like for those who inhabit the island we call the UK? #OECDForum speaker J.D. Taylor set out on a cycling odyssey to capture a sense of modern-day Britain, and will discuss his findings at the Forum, 6-7 June. Read [ Bit.ly Link ]
By 2035, 1 out of 3 US households will be headed by someone aged 65 & over. Is global #ageing a crisis? Not necessarily, says AARP’s CEO, Jo Ann Jenkins. Read [ Bit.ly Link ] and listen to her talk at #OECDForum, 6-7 June
#BridgingDivides between present and future generations: Read the article by Mary Robinson, former Irish president, on climate change and development [ Bit.ly Link ] She'll be a speaker at #OECDForum, 6--7 June.