Our Latin America – Caribbean Regional Summit begins this morning in Cartagena, Colombia. It will be an exciting time of discussion over some of the most important topics facing us in the development world, today. For the very first time, the Summit’s Opening Ceremony and all plenary sessions will be available on the web, in real time. Videos of the Opening Ceremony and Plenary sessions will be available shortly , courtesy of MotoSat. We encourage you to join us for these discussions from the comfort of your office by taking advantage of this free service.
Please CLICK HERE to link directly to the webcast.
The schedule for today’s viewing is as follows:
MONDAY, JUNE 8
10:00 am – 1:00 pm (EST)
Director, Microcredit Summit Campaign, Mr. Sam Daley-Harris
Minister of Commerce, Industry and Tourism of Colombia, Luis Guillermo Plata
Managing Director, Grameen Bank, Prof. Muhammad Yunus
President of Colombia, Mr. Alvaro Uribe
2:30 – 4:00 pm (EST)
BREAKING THE RULES OF MICROFINANCE TO BETTER END POVERTY:
INNOVATIONS FROM AROUND THE WORLD
Chair | Julio Flores Coca, Director, Red Centroamericana de Microfinanzas
Panelist | Anne Hastings, Director, Fonkoze – Fondasyon Kole Zepòl, Haiti
Panelist | Ingrid Munro, Executive Director, Jamii Bora, Kenya