Turks and Caicos Islands

52nd Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors

52nd Annual Meeting


The 52nd Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Caribbean Development Bank will take place June 1-16, 2022. The Annual Meeting will bring together the Bank’s highest decision- making body to discuss key development challenges facing the Region and innovative solutions. The Meeting will be held under the chairmanship of the Honourable Charles Washington Misick, Premier of TCI and CDB Governor for the British Overseas Territories.

The theme of this year’s Meeting is “Measure Better to Target Better: Adaptation and Resilience”, reflecting the Bank’s thrust to promote greater use of knowledge-based decision-making to anticipate and address the Region’s economic and environmental challenges. The schedule of events has been designed to span the gamut of sustainable development.


Programme of Events

Virtual Events
June 1 – 9, 2022




Wednesday June 1

10:00 a.m.


Regional Food Security: Streamlining Logistics To Bring Products To Market

Friday June 3

10:00 a.m.


What Do the Global Sustainable Development and Net-Zero Agendas Mean for Caribbean Energy Transition?

Tuesday June 7

10:00 a.m.

Caribbean Youth for Innovation and Resilience (Youth FIRE) Forum

Thursday June 9

10:00 a.m.

President’s Chat Series

Innovative Financing for Sustainable Development: What Can MDBs Do?

Featuring: Presidents of the African Development Bank, Caribbean Development Bank, European Investment Bank and Inter-American Development Bank.


Turks and Caicos Islands
June 13-16, 2022




Tuesday June 14

2:30 p.m.


Budgeting for Sustainable Development

7:30 p.m.

22nd William G. Demas Memorial Lecture

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Akinwumi Adesina,
President, African Development Bank

Wednesday June 15

9:30 a.m.

Opening Ceremony of the Annual Meeting

- Remarks by Governors

- Remarks by the Chairman of the Board of Governors

- Address by the President

- Statements by Governors

3:00 p.m.


Measuring Vulnerability and Resilience for Small States: The Recovery Duration Adjuster

Thursday June 16

11:45 a.m.

Closing Ceremony

12:45 p.m.

Media Conference

8:00 p.m. Recognition and Awards Presentation 


This schedule will be updated periodically.

Road to TCI Video Series
Interview with TCI Premier, the Honourable Charles Washington Misick
Road to TCI: Investing in Youth
Sustainable Tourism in TCI
52nd Annual Meeting Promo

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