Conflict Prevention, Peace building and Mediation

Forum on Financing for Development High Level Side Event on Investing in Sustainable Development: the EU's Contribution

17/04/2018 - 18:13

Join the event and participate in an exchange

on ambitious and timely investment in sustainable development!


Keynote:          Mr Neven Mimica, EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development

Moderator:         Mr Yuri Sterk, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, Bulgaria


•            Ms Rosine Sori-Coulibaly, Minister for Economics, Finance and Development, Burkina Faso

•            Prof. Dr. Bambang Permadi Soemantri Brodjonegoro, Minister of National Development Planning, Indonesia (tbc)

•            Dr. Sahar Nasr, Minister for Investment and International Cooperation, Egypt (tbc)

•            Mr Norbert Barthle, Parliamentary State Secretary to the Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development

•            Ms Ulrika Modeér, State Secretary to the Minister for International Development Cooperation, Sweden

•            Dr Vera Songwe, Executive Secretary, UN Economic Commission for Africa

•            Mr Michael Sudarkasa, Chief Executive Officer, Africa Business Group

RSVP by 19 April please:

* Light lunch served from 12:00 – 13:00 by the stairs behind left side of Vienna Café, level IB *


Conference Room 7
United Nations Headquarters

10017 New York
United States