Event Date: October 14, 2019 to October 20, 2016

The Annual Meetings of the Boards of Governors of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group take place in Washington, DC October 14-20.  The meetings bring together leaders from various sectors and from across the globe to discuss issues of global concern.  Senior United Nations officials are taking part in the meetings. Below are events that UN officials will participate in that can be watched online. For more information on the meetings visit the website.

Annual Meetings



Wednesday, October 16

Towards Sustainable Peace: Development Approaches to Tackling Fragility, Conflict and Violence

4:30 – 6:00pm



With Mark Lowcock
Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, United Nations



Thursday, October 17

Invest In Nature: Uncovering the Hidden Value Of Biodiversity

2:00 – 3:15pm ET


with Inger Andersen

Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme