IFI governance


2009 World Bank-IMF spring meetings schedule

17 April 2009

Members of staff of the Bank and Fund, board members, development and finance ministers are gathered in Washington 25-26 April.

Official meetings

24 April
Meeting of G24 group of developing countries and G7 finance ministers
25 April
International Monetary and Financial Committee meeting
Tentative agenda: Global economic outlook; implementing G20 decisions
26 April
Development Committee meeting
Tentative agenda: Developing countries and the economic crisis; governance reform

World Bank, civil society events

21 April
Gender tools for IFI watchers CSO meeting with IFC and MIGA
23 April
World Development Report 2010 on vulnerability to climate change, WB participation and accountability in Latin America, IMF transparency policy, hidden impact of hunger on women and children, G20 summit outcomes of IFIs
24 April
WB civil society engagement, development and social protection in a new financial architecture, IEG, IFI policies on teachers’ wages, IFC agribusiness financing, Inspection Panel
25 April
IMF crisis response, WB disclosure review
26 April
CSO strategy session on IFIs & global economy

Check back for regular updates from the Bretton Woods Project during and after the meetings

For full details of events, contact information for groups in Washington for the meetings, and links to documents released by civil society, visit IFIwatchnet.