Civil Society Policy Forum 2020 - Opening Session 28 September "Covid-19 and debt: Going beyond debt suspension towards a systemic response to debt crises"

On behalf of APMDD (Organizer), Latinddad, Afrodad, Debt Justice Norway, Erlassjahr, Jubilee USA, Jubilee Debt Campaign, Eurodad, Oxfam, Christian Aid, Society for International Development (SID), Public Eye, Brot fuer die Welt and Dette & Developpement, we are glad to invite you to participate in the opening session of the 2020 Civil Society Policy Forum.

The session will take place on Monday 28th of September at 8am (EDT) / 2pm (CET). 

As the Covid-19 pandemic has exacerbated existing debt vulnerabilities and triggered a new debt crisis. Despite the urgency of the situation, the multilateral response has been insufficient and many challenges remain unaddressed. The session will discuss policy alternatives to address the debt problem in developing countries. 

The session will feature Lidy Nacpil (APMDD), H.E. Aubrey Webson (Ambassador of Antigua and Barbuda), Yungong Theophilus Jong (Afrodad), Jeronim Zettelmeyer (IMF) and Iolanda Fresnillo (Eurodad) as moderator.

In order to participate, please make sure to register in advance for the event.

Full program and connection details available here.