Join thought leaders, national and city policymakers, and civil society leaders in a live discussion to highlight the role of cities and metropolitan regions in being vanguards for inclusive and sustainable economic growth.
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Matt Damon has dedicated the last decade to tackling the water and sanitation crisis globally. In 2006, he founded the H20 Africa Foundation, which later merged to become Water.org. Through its innovative ﬁnancing models and focus on sustainable solutions, Water.org has brought clean water and sanitation to over 6 million people.
Join thought leaders on water issues including Matt Damon, co-founder of Water.org, for a conversation on how we can tap into additional sources of financing and use existing resources more effectively and efficiently, in order to provide water and sanitation for all.
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Join finance ministers, CEOs, and other development experts for a discussion about how closing salient gaps between men and women, and boys and girls, helps families, communities, cities, and economies prosper.
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With the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), global development has entered a new stage. The event will highlight actions and implementation plans on the SDGs.
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IFC is putting the transformative power of markets at the center of its strategy for growth and impact. Join us to hear directly from pioneering entrepreneurs and policymakers on what it takes to create markets where they are needed most.
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Latin America and the Caribbean is looking for alternatives to boost economic growth to continue on its path of reducing poverty and inequality. This event will discuss challenges of effective infrastructure programs, and how to strengthen momentum for reform in the area.
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Investments in vulnerable adolescents can serve as a force multiplier, accelerating progress across many development challenges. This event highlights critical investments needed in adolescents for countries to achieve inclusive economic growth.
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The socioeconomic status of women across the world is rising. Yet, their ability to mitigate financial risk for themselves, their assets, and their families remains low. Participants will discuss the role the insurance industry and its stakeholders can play in increasing financial protection for women from all income levels.
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Join senior policymakers and analysts from East Asia and Latin America for a discussion on what has worked and what still needs to be done to boost productivity in order to sustain inclusive growth.
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