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

CGD Conversations on COVID-19 and Development: Sir Suma Chakrabarti

Monday, April 27, 2020 - 10:00am ET


This episode of CGD Conversations on COVID-19 and Development will air on Monday, April 27 at 10am ET. If you have a question you would like the speakers to answer, you can email it to us at by Friday, April 24 at 9am. Register above to receive a reminder to watch.

President of the EBRD, Sir Suma Chakrabarti, joins CGD President Masood Ahmed how the private sector is being impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and what the DFIs should do to help. The EBRD's response has focused on the measures and indicators than can foster private sector resilience and enable a rapid recovery.

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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