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Beyond Now: Protecting People through Innovation and Good Policy in the COVID Era

In this 90-minute session, government leaders, NGO partners, and innovators will deliver a series of stimulating talks.

Drawing on their unique experiences, they will showcase examples of policy actions and both public and private sector-led responses—across education, health, food security, digital connectivity, and social protection.

World Bank Managing Director, Mari Pangestu will kick off this event and share key findings from the recently published report, Protecting People and Economies: Integrated Policy Responses to COVID-19.

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Mari Pangestu, Managing Director, Development Policy and Partnerships, World Bank

Managing Director, Development Policy and Partnerships, World Bank

Minister of Finance, Peru

Minister of Education & Chief Innovation Officer, Sierra Leone

Chairman, BRAC and Executive Chairman of Power and Participation Research Center (PPRC)

Founder, Proud Engineers and Head, Jio research Center, Estonia

Member of the Executive Board and Head of International Finance Division, Ministry of Finance, Ireland


Vice President, Human Development World Bank Group

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