Veranstaltungen des DIW Berlin/
Events of DIW Berlin

5. April 2016

Veranstaltung Development in a time of crisis Speech and discussion with World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim

The world faces challenges for the ages: forced displacement of millions of refugees from the Middle East and Africa, growing concerns about climate change, and preparing for a future pandemic – all during a period of slowing global economic growth. In this time of crisis, development poses direct challenges to the entire global development community, including the World Bank Group (WBG).

  • Introduction by Marcel Fratzscher
    President of DIW Berlin and Professor of Macroeconomics and Finance at Humboldt-University, Berlin

    Opening Remarks by Ursula Müller
    German Executive Director to the Board of Directors at the World Bank Group
    Presentation by Jim Yong Kim
    President of the World Bank Group

  • Zeit
    12.00 a.m.  - 1.00 p.m.
    Quadriga Forum Werderscher Markt 15 10117 Berlin
    im DIW Berlin
    Tel.: +49 30 89789 181