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Transforming Economies to Benefit the Poor: The Complementary Roles of the Public and Private Sectors for Inclusive Growth

October 09, 2014 | 18:00 ET, 22:00 GMT

How can economic growth benefit more people? Why and how should the public and private sectors work more closely together to create the conditions for inclusive growth?

Join UK Secretary of State for International Development Justine Greening, World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, and other speakers from the private sector and national governments for a live-streamed discussion of transforming economies to benefit the poor. Participants will talk about their experiences in hugely varying country contexts and identify common factors for success.

Speakers

Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Ethiopia

President and Chief Executive Officer, Engro Corporation

Director of Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative, Harvard Kennedy School

UK Secretary of State for International Development

Group Chief Executive, Standard Chartered Bank

Former World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim on October 24, 2013 in Washington DC. Photo © Dominic Chavez/World Bank

Former President, World Bank Group