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CGD Conversations on COVID-19
Conversations on COVID-19 Series

CGD Conversations on COVID-19 and Development: Antoinette Sayeh

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 10:00am ET


This episode of CGD Conversations on COVID-19 and Development will air on Wednesday, April 22 at 10am ET. If you have a question you would like the speakers to answer, you can email it to us at by Tuesday, April 21 at 12pm. Register above to receive a reminder to watch. 

Deputy Managing Director of the IMF Antoinette Sayeh joins CGD President Masood Ahmed to discuss the IMF's scaled up response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the outcomes of the World Bank-IMF Spring Meetings. They will discuss how the IMF sees the pandemic unfolding in developing countries and how the IMF can help governments respond.

CGD Conversations on COVID-19 and Development: In this series, CGD President Masood Ahmed discusses the economic and development challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic with policymakers and thought-leaders in the development community. They cover a variety of topics ranging from the adoption of pandemic response strategies for low-income and fragile countries, to how best the international community can help governments, to private sector impact and how DFIs can help.

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