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

Conversations on COVID-19 and Development: Ylva Johansson

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 11:00am ET


European Commissioner for Home Affairs Ylva Johansson joins CGD President Masood Ahmed to discuss the role of third country migrants in Europe. They will discuss how migrants can plug skills gaps in an aging Europe, what the new EU Migration Pact will do to expand legal migration instruments, and the importance of migrant integration.

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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