The E15 engages key stakeholders – trade and investment policy makers, business and thought leaders – in policy dialogues in Geneva and around the world to explore and help validate ideas, align interests and strengthen the impetus for change.
Expert Group and Task Force Workshops
First Expert Group Workshop on Finance and Development
The E15 Expert Group on Trade, Finance and Development met for the first time on 13-14 April 2015 in Geneva, Switzerland. The group discussed the scope and potential topics surrounding trade, finance, development, and investment policy that the experts should consider. The group, led by Jean-Louis Arcand of the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Geneva), was made up of distinguished development, investment, and trade law and policy experts from academia, international organisations, and business.
Attendance at this event was by invitation only.
ICTSD, World Economic Forum, E15 Initiative - Trade, Finance and Development - Katrin Kuhlmann, Harsha Vardhana Singh
Left to right: Katrin Kuhlmann, Harsha Vardhana Singh
ICTSD, World Economic Forum, E15 Initiative - Trade, Finance and Development - Debapriya Bhattacharya, Kimberly Ann Elliot
Left to right: Debapriya Bhattacharya, Centre for Policy Dialogue; Kimberly Ann Elliott, Center for Global Development
ICTSD, World Economic Forum, E15 Initiative - Trade, Finance and Development - Richard Newfarmer, Marcelo Olarreaga, Jaime de Melo
Left to right: Richard Newfarmer, International Growth Centre; Marcelo Olarreaga Singh, University of Geneva; Jaime de Melo, FERDI
ICTSD, World Economic Forum, E15 Initiative - Trade, Finance and Development - Harsha Vardhana Singh, Ricardo Meléndez-Ortiz
Left to right: Harsha Vardhana Singh, ICTSD; Ricardo Meléndez-Ortiz, ICTSD