INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND AND WORLD BANK GROUP

 2002 Spring Meetings

 APRIL 20–21, 2002    WASHINGTON, D.C.
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  Last update: May 01, 2006
 


WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17 
 9:00 a.m. Press registration opens
Technicians set up opens
IMF Headquarters1
 1:00 p.m. Managing Director Horst K÷hler,
speech with question and answer session
Transcript
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National Press Club, Washington


THURSDAY, APRIL 18 
 8:00 a.m. Press Room opens IMF Headquarters1
 9:00 a.m. Press Conference
Kenneth Rogoff,
IMF Economic Counsellor and Director,
Research Department
World Economic Outlook
Transcript
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IMF Room R-710


FRIDAY, APRIL 19 
 9:00 a.m.
 (Photo Pool)
Group of 24 Ministers
Communiqué
IMF Meeting Hall2
 10:30 a.m. Press Conference
James D. Wolfensohn
President, World Bank Group
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IMF Room B-702
 2:30 p.m.
 (Photo Pool)
IMF Managing Director Horst Köhler and Governor Dai Xianglong
of the Peoples Bank of China
Photographers and cameramen meet at IMF press desk at 2:15 p.m.
 4:00 p.m. Press Conference
Group of 24 Ministers
Transcript
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IMF Room B-702


SATURDAY, APRIL 20 
 9:00 a.m.
 
Press Conference
African Prospects: Facing the Challenges
Paul Bouabre, Minister of Economy and Finance of Cote d'Ivoire, Jean-Claude Massangu Mulongo, Governor of the Central Bank of Congo, Yaw Osafo-Maafo, Minister of Finance and Economy of Ghana, Emmanuel G. Kasonde, Minister of Finance of Zambia and Daudi Ballali, Governor of the Central Bank of Tanzania
Transcript
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IMF Room B-702
 10:00 a.m. Press Conference
World Development Indicators
World Bank Chief Economist,
World Bank Development Group Director,
and World Bank Data Development Group Program Manager
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IMF Room B-702
 2:00 p.m.
 (Photo Pool)
International Monetary and Financial Committee
Communiqué
- Espa˝ol
- Français
IMF Meeting Hall2
 6:00 p.m. Press Conference
International Monetary and Financial Committee Chairman and IMF Managing Director
Transcript
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IMF Room B-702


SUNDAY, APRIL 21 
 8:30 a.m. Press Briefing
Getting All Children into School by 2015
James D. Wolfensohn, World Bank President; Gordon Brown, UK Chancellor; Paul Martin, Canadian Finance Minister; Eveline Herfkens, Dutch Development Cooperation Minister; Hilde Johnson, Norwegian Development Minister; Phil Twyford, Global Campaign for Education/Oxfam
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IMF Room B-702
 7:30 a.m.
 (Photo Pool)
Group of 10 Ministers IMF Executive Board Room
 9:00 a.m.
 (Photo Pool)
Development Committee
Communiqué
World Bank HQ3
 2:30 p.m. Press Conference
Launch of the Financial Sector Reform and Strengthening Initiative (FIRST)
Clare Short, Secretary of State for International Development, UK
Susan Whelan, Minister for International Cooperation, Canada
Pascal Couchepin, Economy Minister, Switzerland,
Jeffrey Goldstein, Managing Director - Finance, The World Bank
V. Sundararajan, Deputy Director, Monetary and Exchange Affairs, IMF
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IMF Room R-710
 3:15 p.m. Press Conference
Chairman, Development Committee, and
President, World Bank Group
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IMF Room B-702


Notes:
1The address of the Press Room is: IMF Headquarters, 700 19th Street NW, Washington, DC 20431.
2The address of the IMF Meeting Hall is: IMF Headquarters, 700 19th Street NW, Washington DC 20431.
3Preston Auditorium, World Bank Headquarters, 1818 H Street NW, Washington DC 20433


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