Cross-Border Payment—A Vision for the Future

IMF published this video item, entitled “Cross-Border Payment—A Vision for the Future” – below is their description. What role do Central Bank Digital Currencies play in facilitating #CrossBorderPayments? Join Kristalina Georgieva, Jerome Powell, Ahmed Abdulkarim Alkholifey, Nor Shamsiah Yunus and Agustín Carstens on Monday, October 19 for a discussion on potential solutions to enhancing cross-border … Read more Cross-Border Payment—A Vision for the Future

Press Briefing: Middle East and Central Asia Department

IMF published this video item, entitled “Press Briefing: Middle East and Central Asia Department” – below is their description. Jihad Azour, Director of the Middle East and Central Asia Department holds a press conference to discuss the impact of COVID-19 crisis on the economies of the region and policy priorities for the recovery. http://imf.org/mcdreo ——— … Read more Press Briefing: Middle East and Central Asia Department

International Platform on Sustainable Finance: A Global Approach for Financing the Green Transition

IMF published this video item, entitled “International Platform on Sustainable Finance: A Global Approach for Financing the Green Transition” – below is their description. The International Platform on Sustainable Finance (IPSF) is celebrating its one year anniversary. The event will gather the Managing Director of the IMF, Kristalina Georgieva, the Executive Vice President of the … Read more International Platform on Sustainable Finance: A Global Approach for Financing the Green Transition

IMF Inspired – Bridging the Gender Data Gap

IMF published this video item, entitled “IMF Inspired – Bridging the Gender Data Gap” – below is their description. What are the damaging effects of gender data gaps on work and government policies, and how is COVID-19 exacerbating gender inequality? Caroline Criado Perez, author of the best-selling book Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a … Read more IMF Inspired – Bridging the Gender Data Gap

A Green Recovery For Sub-saharan Africa

IMF published this video item, entitled “A Green Recovery For Sub-saharan Africa” – below is their description. How can the policies for a recovery from the COVID-19 crisis also build resilience to another crisis—climate change? A green recovery in sub-Saharan Africa can be achieved by empowering people, enhancing physical infrastructure, and strengthening coping mechanisms. IMF … Read more A Green Recovery For Sub-saharan Africa

Mitigating Climate Change – Growth And Distribution-friendly Strategies

IMF published this video item, entitled “Mitigating Climate Change – Growth And Distribution-friendly Strategies” – below is their description. Without immediate emission reduction policies, global warming will soon have catastrophic implications. An initial green investment push together with gradually rising carbon prices would reduce emissions sufficiently at reasonable output costs. IMF YouTube Channel Got a … Read more Mitigating Climate Change – Growth And Distribution-friendly Strategies

Better than a Crystal Ball? Scenario Planning & Policy Gaming at the IMF

IMF published this video item, entitled “Better than a Crystal Ball? Scenario Planning & Policy Gaming at the IMF” – below is their description. It’s impossible to accurately predict the future so strategic foresight leverages multiple plausible futures to help us adeptly navigate uncertain times. This presentation describes how the IMF has used foresight, including … Read more Better than a Crystal Ball? Scenario Planning & Policy Gaming at the IMF

Capacity Development Talk: Promoting Effective Use of COVID-19 Finance in Sub-Saharan Africa

IMF published this video item, entitled “Capacity Development Talk: Promoting Effective Use of COVID-19 Finance in Sub-Saharan Africa” – below is their description. In this Capacity Development Talk, panelists discuss the role of the IMF in helping Sub-Saharan Africa to promote good governance and minimize the risk of corruption in the use of COVID-19 financial … Read more Capacity Development Talk: Promoting Effective Use of COVID-19 Finance in Sub-Saharan Africa

Promouvoir une utilisation efficace du financement COVID-19 en Afrique subsaharienne

IMF published this video item, entitled “Promouvoir une utilisation efficace du financement COVID-19 en Afrique subsaharienne” – below is their description. Dans cette présentation sur l’assistance technique du FMI, les panélistes discutent du rôle du FMI pour aider l’Afrique subsaharienne à promouvoir la bonne gouvernance et minimiser le risque de corruption dans l’utilisation du soutien … Read more Promouvoir une utilisation efficace du financement COVID-19 en Afrique subsaharienne

CNBC Debate on the Global Economy

IMF published this video item, entitled “CNBC Debate on the Global Economy” – below is their description. Join us on October 15 at 12:00 PM EDT for what promises to be a thought-provoking debate with Kristalina Georgieva, Christine Lagarde, Sri Mulyani Indrawati and Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on the outlook for the global economy, moderated by CNBC’s … Read more CNBC Debate on the Global Economy

Press Briefing: International Monetary Fund and Financial Committee (IMFC)

IMF published this video item, entitled “Press Briefing: International Monetary Fund and Financial Committee (IMFC)” – below is their description. Speakers: Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director, IMF Lesetja Kganyago, Chairman for the International Monetary Fund and Financial Committee (IMFC) Moderator: Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, IMF IMF YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in … Read more Press Briefing: International Monetary Fund and Financial Committee (IMFC)

Build Forward Better, Speech by Kristalina Georgieva

IMF published this video item, entitled “Build Forward Better, Speech by Kristalina Georgieva” – below is their description. IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva describes how we can do better than build back the pre-pandemic world – we can build forward to a world that is more resilient, sustainable, and inclusive. In her speech during the … Read more Build Forward Better, Speech by Kristalina Georgieva

Procurement and Beneficial Ownership Transparency: A Pandemic-Driven New Take on Public Access

IMF published this video item, entitled “Procurement and Beneficial Ownership Transparency: A Pandemic-Driven New Take on Public Access” – below is their description. How does the Fund’s approach linking procurement transparency and beneficial ownership information of awarded companies provide tools to countries to effectively tackle the misuse of public funds that should be used to … Read more Procurement and Beneficial Ownership Transparency: A Pandemic-Driven New Take on Public Access