Press Coverage of 2023 Global Meeting
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Press Coverage of 2023 Global Meeting

Media7.ma: The 16th global meeting of the Emerging Markets Forum, from October 10 to 12 in Marrakech Article19.ma: Vidéos – L’Emerging Market Forum ouvre ses travaux à Marrakech sous la houlette du Policy Center for the New Sourh Al Aoula: Jt en Français Al Aoula du 10/10/2023 Maroc Diplomatique: Le changement climatique et la fragmentation…

IUJ InsightworX – Envisioning 2060: Opportunities and Risks for Emerging Markets

IUJ InsightworX – Envisioning 2060: Opportunities and Risks for Emerging Markets

On March 6th, 2023, Harinder Kohli, CEO of the Emerging Markets Forum, had the opportunity to speak and discuss with students at the International University of Japan about Envisioning 2060: Opportunities and Risks for Emerging Markets. The book takes a long-term perspective of emerging market economies through 2060.

Mustering the private sector for development and climate in the Global South – Is it realistic? 

Mustering the private sector for development and climate in the Global South – Is it realistic? 

Mustering the private sector for development and climate in the Global South – Is it realistic? is a recent working paper by Philippe Le Houerou, a Distinguished Fellow at EMF and former CEO of IFC, and his co-author Hans Peter Lankes, who is a Visiting Professor at the London School of Economics and a Senior Fellow…

2023 Global Meeting, 10-12 October 2023, Marrakech , Morocco
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2023 Global Meeting, 10-12 October 2023, Marrakech , Morocco

Our 16th Global Meeting will take place in Morocco from 10 to 12 October 2023 in Marrakech. It will be organized in collaboration with and hosted by the Policy Centre for the New South to coincide with the occasion of the Annual Meetings of the World Bank and IMF. The Forum will start with an opening session at…

The Future of China’s Belt and Road Initiative in Central Asia

The Future of China’s Belt and Road Initiative in Central Asia

On April 4, our distinguished fellow Johannes F. Linn had the pleasure of speaking at the Caspian Policy Center on the future of BRI in Central Asia. Johannes touches on key takeaways from two books: China’s Belt and Road Initiative: Potential Transformation of Central Asia and the South Caucasus and The Belt and Road Initiative…

The Belt and Road Initiative & Global 2030 Sustainability Book: Pakistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Tajikistan Background Papers

The Belt and Road Initiative & Global 2030 Sustainability Book: Pakistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Tajikistan Background Papers

As a part of the work behind EMF’s latest book, The Belt and Road Initiative & Global 2030 Sustainability, a series of studies covering 11 countries in Africa, Central Asia, and Asia were commissioned. Each of these background studies provided critical research that informed the book. As a continuation of the initial four backgrounds paper,…

Background Papers for The Belt and Road Initiative & Global 2030 Sustainability Book
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Background Papers for The Belt and Road Initiative & Global 2030 Sustainability Book

As a part of the work behind EMF’s latest book, The Belt and Road Initiative & Global 2030 Sustainability, a series of studies covering 11 countries in Africa, Central Asia, and Asia were commissioned. Each of these background studies provided critical research that informed the book. We will be releasing a number of these papers…

Climate Funds: Time to Clean Up
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Climate Funds: Time to Clean Up

Climate Funds: Time to Clean Up is a recent paper by Philippe Le Houerou, the Co-Chairman of the Eurasia Emerging Markets Forum and former CEO of IFC, with help from Ieva Vilkelyte, a Research Associate at Centennial Group International. The study examines the plethora of green-climate funds created over the last 30 years to finance climate-related projects and…

Book Launch Seminar: The Belt and Road Initiative & Global 2030 Sustainability
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Book Launch Seminar: The Belt and Road Initiative & Global 2030 Sustainability

On January 25th, in a hybrid format, EMF held a book launch seminar in DC on its latest book: The Belt and Road Initiative & Global 2030 Sustainability. The book discusses the progress of the BRI as it enters its tenth year after being launched in 2013 and becoming by far the biggest bilateral development assistance…

In Remembrance of President Benjamin Mkapa
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In Remembrance of President Benjamin Mkapa

Nearly a year ago, the world lost a champion of development with the passing of President Benjamin Mkapa of Tanzania. President Mkapa is remembered for having impacted countless lives in Africa, and Tanzania in particular, through his efforts to address many of the development challenges both during and after his Presidency. His unyielding fight to ensure availability of quality health services…

OECD-EMF Declaration
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OECD-EMF Declaration

4th annual OECD-EMF meeting calls for better global dialogue to ensure efficient post COVID-19 crisis recovery The Emerging Markets Forum gathered on 30 April, on the occasion of the 4th annual OECD-EMF meeting, to discuss the theme of Emerging Economies in a Post-COVID World. During the Forum, participants focused on the extent to which the COVID-19…

Sir Suma Chakrabarti new Co-Chair of the Eurasia Meeting
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Sir Suma Chakrabarti new Co-Chair of the Eurasia Meeting

We are most honored and pleased to announce that Sir Suma Chakrabarti, has agreed to be the Co-Chair of the Eurasia Meeting of the Emerging Markets Forum. Sir Suma Chakrabarti is Adviser to the Presidents of Kazakstan and Uzbekistan on economic development, effective governance and international cooperation.  He is also Deputy Chair of the Kazakhstan…

Philippe Le Houérou new Co-Chair of the Eurasia Meeting
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Philippe Le Houérou new Co-Chair of the Eurasia Meeting

We are most pleased to announce that Mr. Philippe Le Houérou, hasagreed to be the Co-Chair of the Eurasia Meeting of the Emerging Markets Forum. Philippe Le Houérou was Chief Executive Officer of IFC from March 2016 to September 2020. Duringhis tenure at IFC, Mr. Le Houérou designed and implemented anew strategy aimed at creating…

The 2013 Global Meeting of the Emerging Markets Forum
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The 2013 Global Meeting of the Emerging Markets Forum

“Good governance is always easy and effective governance. We should have no doubts about democracy – it has a strong foundation and flexible structure – let us design useful practices and processes in this framework. … Governance must be system based and policy driven. It reduces subjectivity and corruption,” Modi added. Read more: Asian News…