2013 Annual Meetings, Washington D.C.
World Bank Group
International Monetary Fund
2013—Washington D.C.

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Annual Meetings Addresses and Statements
No. Speaker TitleCountry
1
Opening Address by the Chairman of the Boards of Governors, the Hon. Luc Frieden, Governor of the World Bank Group and the IMF for Luxemburg, at the Joint Annual Discussion   video
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2
Address by Jim Yong Kim, President of the World Bank Group, to the Boards of Governors of the World Bank Group, at the Joint Annual Discussion   video
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3
Address by Christine Lagarde, Chairman of the Executive Board and Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, to the Board of Governors of the Fund, at the Joint Annual Discussion   video
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4
Statement by the Hon. Nguyen Van Binh, Governor of the World Bank Group for Vietnam
Vietnam
5
Statement by the Hon. Sheikh Salem Abdul-Aziz Al-Sabah, Governor of the World Bank Group and the IMF for Kuwait, on behalf of the Arab Governors   video
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Kuwait
6
Statement by the Hon. Amando M. Tetangco, Jr., Governor of the IMF for Philippines   video
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Philippines
7
Statement by the Hon. Jens Weidmann, Governor of the IMF for Germany   video
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Germany
8
Statement by the Hon. Oh-Seok Hyun, Governor of the World Bank Group and the IMF for Republic of Korea
Korea, Republic of
9
Statement by Hon. Ali Babacan, Governor of the IMF for Turkey
Turkey
10
Statement by the Hon. Ardo Hansson, Governor of the IMF for Republic of Estonia, on Behalf of the Nordic and Baltic Countries   video
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Estonia, Republic of
11
Statement by the Hon. Kensley Ikosia, Governor of the World Bank Group for the Federated States of Micronesia, on behalf of the Federated States of Micronesia, Kiribati, the Republic of Marshall Islands, the Republic of Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands,T   video
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Micronesia, Federated States of
12
Statement by the Hon. U Win Shein, Governor of the World Bank Group for Myanmar
Myanmar
13
Statement by the Hon. Edward Scicluna, Governor of the World Bank Group for Malta   video
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Malta
14
Statement by the Hon. Sarath Amunugama, Governor of the World Bank Group and the IMF for Sri Lanka   video
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Sri Lanka
15
Statement by the Hon. Shanker Prasad Koirala, Governor of the World Bank Group for Nepal   video
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Nepal
16
Statement by the Hon. Ali Taieb Nia, Governor of the World Bank Group for the Islamic Republic of Iran   video
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Iran, Islamic Republic of
17
Statement by the Hon. Koen Geens, Governor of the World Bank Group for Belgium
Belgium
18
Statement by the Hon. Abul Maal A. Muhith, Governor of the World Bank Group and the IMF for Bangladesh   video
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Bangladesh
19
Statement by the Hon. Bill English, Governor of the World Bank Group and the IMF for New Zealand
New Zealand
20
Statement by the Hon. Zhu Guangyao, Alternate Governor of the World Bank Group for People's Republic of China
China, People's Republic of
21
Statement by the Hon. Heikki Holmas, Governor of the World Bank Group for Norway, on behalf of the Nordic and Baltic Countries   video
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Norway
22
Statement by the Hon. Wojciech Kowalczyk, Temporary Alternate Governor of the IMF for Republic of Poland
Poland, Republic of
23
Statement by the Hon. Taro Aso, Governor of the World Bank Group and the IMF for Japan
Japan
24
Statement by the Hon. Muhamad Chatib Basri, Governor of the World Bank Group for Indonesia
Indonesia
25
Statement by the Hon. Kittiratt Na-Ranong, Governor of the World Bank Group for Thailand
Thailand
26
Statement by the Hon. Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the IMF for Malaysia
Malaysia
27
Statement by the Hon. Luis Arce Catacora, Governor of the IMF for Bolivia   video
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Bolivia
28
Statement by the Hon. P. Chidambaram, Governor of the World Bank Group and the IMF for India
India
29
Statement by the Hon. Phouphet Khamphounvong, Governor of the World Bank for the Lao People's Democratic Republic
Lao People's Democratic Republic
30
Statement by the Hon. Patrick Honohan, Alternate Governor of the IMF for Ireland
Ireland
31
Statement by the Hon. Joe Hockey, Governor of the World Bank Group and the IMF for Australia
Australia
32
Statement by the Hon. Lisiate Aloveita Akolo, Governor of the World Bank Group for Tonga
Tonga
33
Statement by the Hon. Don Polye, Governor of the World Bank Group and the IMF for Papua New Guinea
Papua New Guinea
34
Statement by the Hon. Barry Whiteside, Governor of the IMF for Fiji
Fiji
35
Statement by the Hon. Wilson Laleau, Governor of the World Bank Group for Haiti, on behalf of the Joint Caribbean Group
Haiti
36
Statement by the Hon. Cesar V. Purisima, Governor of the World Bank Group for Philippines
Philippines
37
Statement by the Hon. Omar Zakhilwal, Governor of the World Bank Group for Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
Afghanistan, Islamic Republic of