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Great Expectations: The Test of Multilateralism

October 6, 2016 | 21:00pm

The most urgent threats to a safe, healthy and prosperous world today —including climate change, pandemics, and forced displacement—are not confined within national borders. This session explores important questions from the debate on globalization and multilateralism, which include: What lessons have we learned from past attempts at global collective action? What strategies, innovations and guiding principles can help ensure sustainable success?


Founder and CEO, Rock Creek Group

Chair, Cities Alliance; Former Secretary of State for International Development, UK

Vice President, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

Chief Economic Advisor to the Chancellor, Federal Chancellery of Germany

Managing Director and World Bank Group Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)

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