5 Questions in 5 Minutes

April 18 - 21, 2012

During the 2012 World Bank & International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings, leaders from government, private sector, and civil society answered questions put forth by the public in live webcast interviews. 

Replay the interviews below.


Tuesday, April 17, 2012

20:00 GMT
Ibn Khaldun Center for Development Studies
Political Reform, Civil Society Activism

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

10:30 GMT
Secretary, Department of Social Welfare and Development
Social Accountability, Governance, Community Empowerment
11:00 GMT
Fundação Victor Civita
Safety Nets, Regulatory mechanisms for Philanthropy, Education
13:00 GMT
President and Chief Executive Officer
International affairs, Food and Agriculture, Global Health
15:00 GMT
Executive Director
UNICEF (United Nations Children’s Fund)
Child Development, Nutrition, Humanitarian Assistance

Thursday, April 19, 2012

10:00 GMT
President and Chief Executive Officer
Humanity United
Peacebuilding, International Justice, Slavery
10:30 GMT
CID Consulting (Community and International Development Group)
Jobs, Environmental Activism, Gender Equality
10:45 GMT
National Bank of Poland
Job Growth
12:30 GMT
Member of Parliament
Reform, Governance, Trade
13:30 GMT
President and Chief Executive Officer
Consumers International
Financial Inclusion, Remittances, Consumer Protection
14:30 GMT
President and Chief Executive Officer
Food Security, Disaster Relief, Microcredit, International Aid
16:00 GMT
President and Chief Executive Officer
The MasterCard Foundation
Microfinance, Youth Learning, Economic Development in Africa
17:00 GMT
Editor and Host
South Asia Trade Cooperation, Education, Gender Equality
17:45 GMT
Minister of Economy and Finances
Economic Growth, Poverty Reduction, Trade Policy

Friday, April 20, 2012

08:30 GMT
Chief Executive Officer
Aga Khan Foundation USA
Philanthropy, Rural Development in East Africa & Central Asia
10:00 GMT
Secretary of State for International Development
United Kingdom
Aid Effectiveness, Transparency, accountability and evaluation, maternal health, private sector development
10:30 GMT
Minister for International Development Cooperation
Gender Equality, Job Growth, Sustainable Development
11:00 GMT
Member of Parliament
Reform, Education, Economic Development
13:00 GMT
European Commissioner for International Cooperation
European Commission
Humanitarian Aid, Crisis Response, Disaster Resilience
14:30 GMT
General Manager, Financial Services
Gender Equality, Mobile Finance
14:45 GMT
Yemeni Women Union
Gender Equality
15:15 GMT
Minister for Development Cooperation
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark
Global Sustainability, Green Growth, Development Economics

Saturday, April 21, 2012

11:30 GMT
President and Chief Executive Officer
World Affairs Council and Global Philanthropy Forum
Global Philanthropy, Poverty Alleviation
12:00 GMT
Group Vice President, General Manager of Overseas Investment
Huajian Group
Job Growth in Ethiopia, Entrepreneurship
12:30 GMT
Minister of Finance
Financial Inclusion
13:30 GMT
Managing Director
Japanese Organization for International Cooperation in Family Planning
Global Health, Role of Civil Society
14:00 GMT
International Cooperation Student Platform KIZUNA
14:45 GMT
United Nations Development Programme
Governance, Sustainable Development, Gender Equality