Global Renewal: Debt Relief and Financial Investments Towards a Sustainable Future
What: IMF/World Bank Spring Meetings Panel
Debt crises and rising debt levels pose challenges to global growth and sustainable economies. Market fluctuations, commodity issues and natural disasters press countries to borrow. Countries across Africa and Caribbean islands like Puerto Rico are struggling with unsustainable debt. We will discuss solutions for economies faced with debt crisis.
Who: Mark Flanagan, IMF Debt Policy Division; Reverend Heriberto Martinez, Puerto Rico Bible Society; Bodo Ellmers, EURODAD; Tirivangani Mutazu, AFRODAD and Eric LeCompte, Jubilee USA Network (moderator)
Sponsors: Jubilee USA Network and AFRODAD
2:00 - 3:30 pm
Where: IMF/World Bank Spring Meetings
Room 03B - 838B