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Spring Meetings 2017

Welcome to the Spring Meetings LIVE Online! We will be streaming 25 events in multiple languages, including French, Spanish and Arabic. Engage live, join the conversation, and pose your questions to experts. Please come join us for the week of April 18 – April 22 and don’t forget to add our events to your calendar!

Calendar of Events

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

04/18/2017 - 6:30pm GMT

Innovations to Prevent Gender-Based Violence: Building Evidence for Effective Solutions

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

04/19/2017 - 3:00pm GMT

Jumpstarting the Next Revolution in Food and Agriculture

04/19/2017 - 5:00pm GMT

Chief Economists Roundtable: The Road to 2030 - New Challenges, New Solutions

04/19/2017 - 7:00pm GMT

Partners' Roundtable on Investing in the Early Years: Identifying Synergies and Catalyzing Action

Thursday, April 20, 2017

04/20/2017 - 12:45pm GMT

2017 Spring Meetings Opening Press Conference: World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim

04/20/2017 - 1:30pm GMT

Unleashing Productivity - The Key to Sustaining Inclusive Growth

04/20/2017 - 2:00pm GMT

Increasing Women's Financial Protection - What Can Insurance Do?

04/20/2017 - 3:00pm GMT

Generation Now: How Investing in Adolescents Today Can Change the World of Tomorrow

04/20/2017 - 5:00pm GMT

Infrastructure: Latin America and the Caribbean’s New Growth Engine

04/20/2017 - 6:00pm GMT

Creating Markets, Creating Opportunities

04/20/2017 - 7:00pm GMT

Implementing the 2030 Agenda: From Commitment to Action

04/20/2017 - 8:30pm GMT

Boosting Women's Economic Empowerment

04/20/2017 - 9:00pm GMT

Toward Water and Sanitation for All: Featuring Matt Damon, co-founder of Water.org

04/20/2017 - 9:30pm GMT

Inspiring Change: A Conversation between Matt Damon and Jim Yong Kim

Friday, April 21, 2017

04/21/2017 - 1:00pm GMT

Cities are Where the Future is Being Built

04/21/2017 - 1:30pm GMT

Addressing Refugee Crises in Middle-Income Countries: Lessons Learned


04/21/2017 - 3:00pm GMT

Financing for Peace: Innovations to Tackle Fragility

04/21/2017 - 4:30pm GMT

Rebuilding for Tomorrow: Supporting Private Enterprise in Conflict-Affected Situations

04/21/2017 - 5:00pm GMT

Boosting Revenues, Driving Development: Why Taxes Are Critical for Growth

04/21/2017 - 6:30pm GMT

De-risking for Private Investors

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04/21/2017 - 7:00pm GMT

Unlocking Financing for Climate Action

Saturday, April 22, 2017

04/22/2017 - 2:00pm GMT

State of the Africa Region

04/22/2017 - 4:00pm GMT

Spotlight on Nutrition: Unlocking Human Potential and Economic Growth