The CSIS Project on Prosperity and Development cordially invites you to:
Next Steps in the Trade Facilitation Agenda
Presentation on the Global Express Association (GEA) Customs Capability Gap Analysis:
Carlos Grau Tanner [via video conference]
Director General, GEA
This CSIS event is in celebration of 1964, a year when three significant developments took place in Japan: the country joined the OECD, Tokyo hosted the Olympics, and Japan National Railways launched the Shinkansen bullet train. All three of these events have echoes today. Having entered the club of advanced economies 50 years ago, Japan, like many mature countries, now faces the challenge of restoring economic dynamism. Tokyo will once again host the Olympics in 2020 – could this be the magic “fourth arrow” of Abenomics?
Twenty leading U.S. and European environmental journalists traveled to Berlin for the eighth conference in the series Forum on Atlantic Media and the Environment (FAME VIII), after which they visted a number of important environmental locations in Berlin and Hamburg.
Please join us for this important discussion with His Excellency Sun Chanthol, minister of commerce for the Kingdom of Cambodia. Chanthol will discuss ongoing reforms to improve the business environment and attract foreign investment in Cambodia.
This Careers in Development session features Charles O. Flickner, who brings extensive experience working with development policy on Capitol Hill. Mr. Flickner will also offer his advice for young people entering the field of international development today.
Please join us for a session on India's likely policy priorities with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the helm. Since assuming office, Mr. Modi has signaled a proactive approach toward regional engagement and set in motion steps toward more dynamic governance, in line with high public expectations from his government.
Over the past two decades, Brazil has become an important part of the global community. Brazil's new role is in large part thanks to the commitment to fundamental principles of economic, civil, and political rights enshrined in its constitution.
Join us for a conversation with the Director of the Development Centre at the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) Mario Pezzini as he discusses global trends in international development. The Development Centre brings together government, business, and civil society voices to develop innovative and cross-cutting solutions to global development challenges. Mr.
The Americas Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies is pleased to invite you to a luncheon featuring Alejandro Werner, Director of the International Monetary Fund’s Western Hemisphere Department, on Tuesday, June 17 for a presentation of the IMF’s latest Regional Economic Outlook for Latin America and the C