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Fourth meeting of the Caribbean Development Roundtable

<p>This year’s Roundtable will explore possible options for debt relief for heavily indebted countries in the subregion.</p>

Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis - 21 Apr 2016

Description

Senior level policymakers from governments of the Caribbean, officials of the United Nations system, representatives of regional civil society organizations, academia, regional development institutions and international development partners will meet to address the Caribbean’s debt obligations and consider practical solutions for current debt overhang.

Programme

1. Opening of the meeting.
2. Proposal for debt relief: what options are there for the Caribbean?
3. Caribbean response to the debt relief initiative in view of national policy priorities.
4. Making a debt relief strategy work for the Caribbean.
5. Pursuing the Sustainable Development Goals within existing debt constraints.
6. Harnessing green funds for debt reduction, growth and economic transformation.
7. Closure of the meeting.

21 Apr 2016
Meetings and technical symposiums
Marriott Resort and the Royal Beach Casino
Basseterre Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Kitts and Nevis
By invitation

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