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    AMB Heads Delegation to Global CSR Forum

    U.S. Ambassador to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Daniel Yohannes leads a U.S. Government delegation to the OECD's second annual Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct June 26-27, in Paris.

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    2014 OECD Forum & MCM

    High-level U.S. government participants to the OECD Forum & Ministerial included Ambassador Daniel Yohannes, USTR Michael Froman, CEA Chairman Jason Furman, Under Secretary Catherine Novelli, and Assistant Secretary Charles Rivkin.

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    US Makes Economic Case for Inclusivity in Global Forum

    The United States and the Netherlands presented a Call to Action to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), thereby formally requesting that the Organization integrate lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) inclusivity in its work.

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    Lessons at International Summit on Education

    "There was complete agreement that where you live or what your parents do for a living should not determine your access to a quality education. We need to invest in education to close opportunity gaps..." writes Arne Duncan in this Op-Ed.

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    OECD Survey of Adult Skills

    The first-ever OECD study on adult skills assessed proficiency in literacy and facility with math, numeracy and digital devices. Twenty-three countries participated in this groundbreaking survey. Watch the video to learn more.

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