Seminar: Development Effectiveness - New Ideas, New Challenges

Helsinki, Finland
Development Policy Department of MFA Finland
Thursday, January 19, 2012 - 10:30 to 12:30

Address: Ulkoasiainministeriön Meripajan Valopiha Katajanokanlaituri 3, Helsinki, Finland

UNU-WIDER Seminar on Development Effectiveness: New Ideas, New Challenges at the Development Policy Department of MFA Finland

  • what works for development and what could work

  • what experiences can be transferred between countries and what are the tensions and trade-offs

  • social protection and poverty

  • new challenges arising from the natural resources sectors

  • promotion of democracy and good governance

Opening and Welcome by Heidi Hautala, Finland's Minister for International Development

Tony Addison, Chief Economist/Deputy Director, UNU-WIDER
Danielle Resnick, Research Fellow, UNU-WIDER
Miguel Niño-Zarazúa, Research Fellow, UNU-WIDER