Press Release Regarding Election Of Ambassador Mithat Rende As Chairman Of The Oecd’s Executive Committee , 04.12.2014
No: 378, 04 December 2014
Rende, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Turkey to the OECD, was
elected as Chairman of the OECD’s Executive Committee at the voting that took
place by participation of OECD member states.
Election of Ambassador
Mithat Rende to this position signifies the important role of Turkey within
OECD. In this framework, Turkey will continue to actively contribute to the
works and activities of OECD.
Executive Committee is
one of three Standing Committees under the Council that is the highest
decision-making body of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and
Development (OECD) of which Turkey is one of the founding members. Executive
Committee, which is at the most important position among the Standing Committees,
plays a key role in the carrying out of OECD’s agenda and works, mainly
preparation for and follow-up to the meetings held by the Organization at the
level of Ministers.