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Add to Calendar 2020-12-08 09:00 2020-12-08 10:00 America/New_York World Bank Live - Working Together to Unlock FDI

With global Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) flows dropping by up to 40 percent as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the need for enhanced coordination among international financial institutions is now greater than ever.  MIGA will host a public event to mark the launch of a new handbook titled ‘Expanding Political Risk Insurance: A Partnership Approach to Grow Private Investment,’ which calls for deepened and systematic collaboration across the development community to advance the role of political risk insurance in unlocking private capital.

The event will showcase principles for collaboration and best practices where coordination has delivered impact on the ground. Join us for a spirited conversation on how we can work together to unlock FDI to developing countries.

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With global Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) flows dropping by up to 40 percent as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the need for enhanced coordination among international financial institutions is now greater than ever.  MIGA will host a public event to mark the launch of a new handbook titled ‘Expanding Political Risk Insurance: A Partnership Approach to Grow Private Investment,’ which calls for deepened and systematic collaboration across the development community to advance the role of political risk insurance in unlocking private capital.

The event will showcase principles for collaboration and best practices where coordination has delivered impact on the ground. Join us for a spirited conversation on how we can work together to unlock FDI to developing countries.

Speakers

Managing Director, Development Policy and Partnerships, World Bank

Senior Minister, Singapore; Chair, G20 Eminent Persons Group on Global Financial Governance (2017-2018)

Executive Vice President, MIGA

Vice President and Chief Risk, Legal and Administrative Officer, MIGA

Vice President for Private Sector, Infrastructure and Industrialization, AfDB

Managing Director, Sustainable Infrastructure Group, EBRD 

Chief of Financial Products and Services Division, IDB Invest

Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, MIGA

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