Caribbean Development Bank Annual Meeting events will be streamed live

Key events at the Caribbean Development Bank’s (CDB) Forty-Sixth Annual Meeting of its Board of Governors in Montego Bay, Jamaica will be streamed live via the Bank’s dedicated Annual Meeting website, www.caribank.org/bog46 during the meeting on May 18 and 19, 2016.

A live stream of the Official Opening Ceremony, seminars, Closing Ceremony and News Conference will be accessible to the public via the website. The Seventeenth Annual William G. Demas Memorial Lecture which precedes the Annual Meeting will also be streamed.

The full schedule of live events is below:

May 17

7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Seventeenth Annual William G. Demas Memorial Lecture

Topic: Last Mile First – Building a Cleaner More Just Prosperity in Response to the Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement

Keynote speaker: Rachel Kyte, Chief Executive Officer of Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) and Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General for SE4ALL

 

May 18

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.    

Opening Ceremony of the Forty-Sixth Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors

2:00 p.m. – 3:55 p.m.      

Seminar: The Changing Nature of Poverty and Inequality in the Caribbean: New Issues, New Solutions

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.      

Seminar: Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise Development in the Caribbean: Towards a New Frontier

 

May 19

9:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.    

Seminar: Towards Greater Efficiency: The Transformation of the Caribbean Maritime Port Services Industry

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  

Closing Ceremony of Forty-Sixth Annual Meeting

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.   

News Conference