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UN Panel Discussion: “Innovative Development Financing Initiatives Under Development”

Raymond Baker

United Nations Headquarters
New York
June 3, 2010

Global Financial Integrity Director Raymond Baker spoke Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on the topic of “Innovative Development Financing Initiatives Under Development” as part of an informal event on innovative sources of development finance.

Yesterday’s meeting will inform a Chairman’s summary of recommendations to the preparatory process of the High-level Plenary Meeting of the General Assembly on the Millennium Development Goals taking place in New York, September 20-22nd 2010.

Mr. Baker was joined by a range of international finance and development experts including Cyrille Pierre, Deputy Director for Global Economic Affairs and Development Strategy from the French Ministry for Foreign and European Affairs, France, Susan McAdams, Director of Multilateral and Innovative Financing Department at the World Bank, Håkon Gulbrandsen, Senior Adviser for International Development at the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Susan Durston, Associate Director of Education at UNICEF.

To view Mr. Baker’s presentation, click here

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