International Conference on Financing for Development

Monterrey, NL, Mexico. 18-22 March 2002


Roundtables : Wednesday :

FfD Conference Event:
Ministerial Roundtable B3 Wednesday pm:
Coherence in Development

Roundtable Co-chairs

Nepal : Dr. Ram Sharan MAHAT , Minister of Finance
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) : Mr. Enrique V IGLESIAS, President

Government Participants

* African States - 13
Cameroon, Comoros, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Libyan Arab Republic, Sudan, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia
* Asian States - 13
Japan, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Maldives, Nepal**, Pakistan, Saudia Arabia
* Eastern European States - 5
Georgia, Ukraine
* Latin American and Caribbean States - 9
Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala
* West European and other States - 8
Belgium, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Luxembourg, Spain, Turkey

Institutional Stakeholder Participants

* United Nations
* World Bank
* International Monetary Fund (IMF)
* World Trade Organization (WTO)
* Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
* Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC)
* Banco Centroamericano de Integración Economica
* Pacific Island Forum

Business Sector Participants

* Business Council for Sustainable Development - Mexico Mr. Gabriel QUADRI, Executive Director -- Mexico
* Business Council for the UN Mr. Paul UNDERWOOD, Executive Director -- United States
* Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce and Industry Mr. Dan GILLERMAN, Chairman -- Israel
* EFG Private Bank S.A. Mr. Robert F. MEHM, Senior Vice President -- Switzerland
* Potomac Associates Mr. Hani FINDAKLY, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer -- United States
* Standard & Poor's Mr. Clifford M. GRIEP, Executive Managing Director for Credit Market Services -- United States
* Upstart Business Strategies Mr. Septi BUKULA, Director -- South Africa

Civil Society Participants

* African Center for Empowerment Gender & Advocacy (ACEGA) Ms. Litha MUSYIMI-OGANA, Executive Coordinator -- Kenya
* ATTAC / Norwegian Forum for Environment and Development Ms Nina DRANGE, Chair -- Norway
* Intermon Oxfam Ms Marta ARIAS, Policy Advisor -- Spain
* WFUNA/UNA - Argentina Ms Lucia ALBERTI, Regional Director -- Argentina
* Campaign to Reform the World Bank Mr. Martin KOEHLER, Director of Programs -- Italy
* World Council of Churches (EcuTeam) Mr. Rogate MSHANA, Executive Secretary / Senior Economist -- Tanzania , United Rep of
* CAP/Third World Network Ms. Menna RAMAN, Director -- Indonesia