Deputy Minister Sergiy Verlanov has started his work as a member of the Ukrainian delegation at the OECD forum “Eurasia Week” taking place in Paris on November 19-21.
“We are summarizing our results and creating the future” – this is the motto of the forum this year. This event brings together politicians, experts, representatives of international and regional organisations as well as representatives of the civil society and business to discuss social and economic issues of the region and to enhance contacts between countries. The main topic of the forum this year refers to steps to be made to promote the competitiveness of small and medium-sized business in the region.
The Eurasia Week at the OECD will include a panel discussion with ministers and expert assessment of Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Georgia and Kazakhstan as part of the Round Table on competitiveness in Eurasia. Also, special sessions on regional economic integration and gender equality policy promotion are scheduled during the forum.
During his working visit, deputy Minister of Finance Sergiy Verlanov will be having meetings with international partners and acting as a speaker at the round table dedicated to Ukraine.
More information about the OECD forum is available at https://bit.ly/2gfICFQ