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SEPTEMBER 29, 2002    WASHINGTON, D.C. 
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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 
9:00 a.m.  World Economic Outlook press conference by Kenneth Rogoff, Counsellor and Director, Research Department
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  IMF Headquarters, Room B-702

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 
9:00 a.m.  Press conference by IMF Managing Director Horst Köhler
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10:30 a.m.  Press conference by World Bank President James Wolfensohn
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2:30 p.m.  Press conference on Conditionality by Masood Ahmed, Deputy Director, Policy Development and Review Department, IMF and James Boughton, Assistant Director, Policy Development and Review Department, IMF
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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 
9:00 a.m.  G-24 Meeting   IMF Headquarters
9:30 a.m.   Trade and the Developing World, press conference with Nicholas Stern, World Bank Chief Economist, Uri Dadush, Director of Trade, and Bernand Hoekman, Research Manager
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4;30 p.m.  G-24 Ministerial press conference
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8:30 a.m. - 6:45 p.m. Annual Meetings Program of Seminars
(View a taped version of the "Philippines Country Briefing I" using Windows Media Player)

(View a taped version of the "Tanzania Country Briefing II" using Windows Media Player)
(View a taped version of the Regional Briefing "Middle East and North Africa: Between Regional and Political Volatility and International Financial Volatility" using Windows Media Player)
(View a taped version of the Regional Briefing "Investment Climate and Corporate Governance in Africa" using Windows Media Player)
(View a taped version of the Regional Briefing "The Latin American Crises and Globalization" using Windows Media Player)
(View a taped version of the "Keystone Roundtable - From Trade Round to Development Agenda" using Windows Media Player)
(View a taped version of "Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism - Toward a New Global Standard" using Windows Media Player)
(View a taped version of "Sovereign Debt Restructuring Mechanism (SDRM) - Key Features and Design Issues" using Windows Media Player)
(View a taped version of "Investing in Health: Public-Private Partnerships and Sustainable Development" using Windows Media Player)
(View part 1 and part 2 of a taped version of "Finance for Growth: Making it Happen" using Windows Media Player)
View a taped version of "Standards and Transparency" using Windows Media Player)
(View a taped version of "Achieving Education for All by 2015: is the World 'On Track'?" using Windows Media Player)
(View a taped version of the "Capstone Roundtable - Honoring a Global Compact for Growth and Development" using Windows Media Player)
  World Bank Main Complex

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 
8:00 a.m.  International Monetary and Financial Committee
Communiqué
  IMF Headquarters
10:00 a.m.  Press conference by African Finance Ministers:
Mr. Martin Ziguele, Prime Minister in charge of Finance of the Central African Republic; Mr. Ali Badjo Gamatie, Minister of Finance of Niger; Mr. Rigobert Andely, Minister of Finance of the Republic of Congo; Mr. Julio Marceline V. Bessa, Minister of Finance of Angola; Mr. Timothy T. Thahane, Minister of Finance and Development Planning of Lesotho; Mrs. Luisa Dias Diogo, Minister of Planning and Finance of Mozambique

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2:15 p.m.  Press conference by UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Gordon Brown, Chairman of the International Monetary and Financial Committee, and IMF Managing Director Köhler
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2:30 p.m.  Development Committee
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  Preston Auditorium, World Bank Headquarters
6:30 p.m.  Press conference by South African Minister of Finance Trevor Manuel, Chairman of the Development Committee, and World Bank President Wolfensohn
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SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 
8:00 a.m.  Annual Meetings - Opening Ceremonies
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  Constitution Hall, 17th and C Streets
TBA   Concluding press conference by Ahmed bin Abdul Nabi Macki, Minister of National Economy and Deputy Chairman for Financial Affairs, Oman, and Chairman of the 57th Annual Meetings, IMF Managing Director Köhler and World Bank President Wolfensohn
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