International Conference on Financing for Development

Monterrey, NL, Mexico. 18-22 March 2002

Roundtables

Roundtables :

Roundtables for Thursday, 21 March 2002

Looking Ahead

10:30am - 1:30pm

C3

10:30am - 1:30pm

C4

3:00pm - 6:00pm

C1

3:00pm - 6:00pm

C2

CR. 2 CR. 3 CR. 2 CR. 3
Co-chairs
Costa Rica & Peru
World Trade Organization (WTO)
Co-chairs
Romania
Thailand
Co-chairs
Belgium & Spain
World Bank
Co-chairs
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Zambia

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FfD Conference Event:
Ministerial Roundtable C3 Thursday am:
Looking Ahead

Roundtable Co-chairs

Costa Rica : H.E. Mr. Miguel Ángel RODRIGUEZ, President
Peru : H.E. Mr. Alejardro TOLEDO, President
World Trade Organization (WTO) : Mr. Michael MOORE, Director-General

Government Participants

* African States - 13
Angola, Burundi, Congo, Egypt, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mauritius, Somalia, Swaziland
* Asian States - 13
Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Iraq, Japan, Marshall Islands, Qatar, Republic of Korea, Saudi Arabia, Yemen
* Eastern European States - 5
Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary
* Latin American and Caribbean States - 9
Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname,Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela
* West European and other States - 7
Austria, Canada, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Turkey

Institutional Stakeholder Participants

* United Nations
* World Bank
* International Monetary Fund (IMF)
* World Trade Organization (WTO)**
* International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
* European Commission
* Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development / Development Assistance Committee (OECD/DAC)
* Common Fund for Commodities

Business Sector Participants

* Violy Byorum & Partners Holdings Ms. Violy McCausland SEVE, President -- United States
* United Bank of the Philippines Mr. Victor VALDEPEÑAS, President -- Philippines
* Samuels Associates Ms. Barbara SAMUELS, President -- United States
* COPARMEX Mr. Jorge ESPINA REYES, Chair -- Mexico
* Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services Mr. K. RAMCHAND, Chief Executive Officer (Infrastructure) -- India
* BRED Banque Populaire Mr. Steve GENTILI, President -- France
* Zurich Group Mr. David HALE, Chief Economist -- Switzerland

Civil Society Participants

* International Confederation for Free Trade Unions (ICFTU) / ORIT  Mr. Luis ANDERSON, General Secretary -- International
* International Council for Social Welfare (ICSW) Mr. Qazi Faruque AHMED, Executive Director -- Bangladesh
* Liberal Society Institute Ms. Oksana KISSELYOVA, Executive Director -- Ukraine
* South African Council of Churches (Ecumenical Team) Mr. Molefe TSELE, General Secretary -- South Africa
* Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era (DAWN) Ms. Marina DURANO, Policy Researcher -- Philippines
* Rural Reconstruction Nepal Mr Arjun K. KARKI, President -- Nepal
* African Women's Economic Policy Network (AWEPON/Ecuteam) Ms. Hellen WANGUSA, Director -- Uganda
Participants wishing to follow the proceedings of the round tables may do so in the overflow rooms in Cineteca I and Cineteca II (Conference Rooms 8 and 9). A shuttle bus will run approximately every fifteen minutes from in front of the Cintermex to the Cineteca and Centro de los Artes (Conference Room 10). In addition, provisions are being made to broadcast the plenary sessions in the morning and in the afternoon to Conference Room 7 (Main Committee Room).

Provisions are being made to bradcast the round tables of today to the Media Center.

Access to the round tables: each registered participant is invited to access the round table rooms (Conference Rooms 2 and 3) accompanied by her/his advisor (two for delegations and one for inter-governmental and non-governmental organizations and business.

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FfD Conference Event:
Summit Roundtable C4 Thursday am:
Looking Ahead

Roundtable Co-chairs

Romania : H. E. Mr. Ion ILIESCU, President
Thailand: H.E. Mr. Thaksin SHINAWATRA, Prime Minister

Government Participants

* African States - 14
Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape-Verde, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Mozambique, Sao Tome and Principe, Seychelles, Sudan, Uganda
* Asian States - 13
Bhutan, Islamic Republic of Iran, Malaysia, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Thailand**
* Eastern European States - 5
Romania**, Slovakia, Slovenia
* Latin American and Caribbean States - 9
Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Columbia, Costa Rica
* West European and other States - 7
Iceland, Holy See, Monaco, Switzerland

Institutional Stakeholder Participants

* United Nations
* World Bank
* International Monetary Fund (IMF)
* World Trade Organization (WTO)
* Commonwealth Secretariat
* Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
* International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent

Business Sector Participants

* African Business Round Table Mr. Alhaji Bamanga TUKUR, Executive President --
* Calvert Funds Mr. Wayne SILBY, Chairman -- United States
* Electolux Mr. Micahel TRESCHOW, President and Chief Executive Officer -- Sweden
* Potomac Associate Mr. Hani FINDAKLY, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer -- United States
* GTFI Fund Management Mr. Marek LUKASZEWSKI, President and CEO -- Poland
* Soros Fund Management Mr. George SOROS, President and Chairman -- United States
* Cisneros Group of Companies Ms. Beatrice RANGEL, Vice-President and Senior Adviser to the Chairman -- Venezuela

Civil Society Participants

* Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era (DAWN) / Iniciativa Cartagena Ms. Sonia CORREA, Latin American Coordinator / Senior Advisor -- Brazil
* Focus on the Global South Mr. Walden BELLO, Director -- Thailand
* Gender and Economic Reforms in Africa Ms. Zo RANDRIAMARO, Programme Manager -- Madagascar
* North-South Institute / Social Watch Mr. John FOSTER, Principal Researcher -- Canada
* Red Thread / Women's Environment and Development Organization (WEDO) Ms. Jocelyn DOW, President -- Guyana
* SEATINI Mr. Yash TANDON, Director / Professor -- Zimbabwe
* World Confederation of Labor (WCL) Mr. Willy THYS, Secretary-General -- Belgium
* Red Latinoamericano Mujeres Transformando la Economia
Participants wishing to follow the proceedings of the round tables may do so in the overflow rooms in Cineteca I and Cineteca II (Conference Rooms 8 and 9). A shuttle bus will run approximately every fifteen minutes from in front of the Cintermex to the Cineteca and Centro de los Artes (Conference Room 10). In addition, provisions are being made to broadcast the plenary sessions in the morning and in the afternoon to Conference Room 7 (Main Committee Room).

Provisions are being made to bradcast the round tables of today to the Media Center.

Access to the round tables: each registered participant is invited to access the round table rooms (Conference Rooms 2 and 3) accompanied by her/his advisor (two for delegations and one for inter-governmental and non-governmental organizations and business.

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FfD Conference Event:
Ministerial Roundtable C1 Thursday pm:
Looking Ahead

Roundtable Co-chairs

Belgium: H.E. Mr. Guy VERHOFSTADT, Prime Minister
Spain: H.E. Mr. José María AZNAR LÓPEZ, Prime Minister
World Bank: Mr. James WOLFENSOHN, President

Government Participants

* African States - 13
Algeria, Botswana, Cameroon, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Togo
* Asian States - 14
Bangladesh, India, Jordan, Maldives, Nepal, Singapore, Syrian Arab Republic, Viet Nam
* Eastern European States - 6
Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Poland, Russian Federation, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
* Latin American and Caribbean States - 8
Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana,
* West European and other States - 7
Australia, Belgium**, New Zealand, Spain **, Sweden, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Nothern Ireland, United States of America

Institutional Stakeholder Participants

* United Nations
* World Bank**
* International Monetary Fund (IMF)
* World Trade Organization (WTO)
* World Health Organization (WHO)
* United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
* OPEC Fund for International Development

Business Sector Participants

* CEMEX Lorenzo ZAMBRANO, Chair -- Mexico
* Cisneros Mr Gustavo CISNEROS, Chairman -- Venezuela
* GF Securities Yunxian CHEN, Chairman -- China
* ONDEO Suez Mr Gerard PAYEN, Senior Executive Vice-President -- France
* Institute of Liberty and Democracy Mr Hernando DE SOTO, President -- Peru
* Standard & Poor's Mr Leo O'NEILL, President -- United States
* Total Fina Elf Mr Jean Pierre LABBE, Deputy Director of Institutional Relations -- France

Civil Society Participants

* Canadian Labor Congress Mr. Kenneth V. GEORGETTI, President -- Canada
* Country Women Association of Nigeria (COWAN) Ms. Chief Bisi OGUNLEYE, Executive Coordinator -- Nigeria
* Jubilee Debt Program Ms. Ann PETTIFOR, Director / Head Coordinator -- United Kingdom
* Mexican Action Network for Free Trade (RMALC) Mr. Alejandro VILLAMAR, Executive Committee Member -- Mexico
* International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU/Africa) Mr. Sylvestre TEMBOL, Secretary General -- Africa
* Center for Development Studies / NGO Arab Network for Development Mr. Adib NEHME, Director - Lebanon
* Asociacion Nacional de Economistas y Contadores de Cuba
Participants wishing to follow the proceedings of the round tables may do so in the overflow rooms in Cineteca I and Cineteca II (Conference Rooms 8 and 9). A shuttle bus will run approximately every fifteen minutes from in front of the Cintermex to the Cineteca and Centro de los Artes (Conference Room 10). In addition, provisions are being made to broadcast the plenary sessions in the morning and in the afternoon to Conference Room 7 (Main Committee Room).

Provisions are being made to bradcast the round tables of today to the Media Center.

Access to the round tables: each registered participant is invited to access the round table rooms (Conference Rooms 2 and 3) accompanied by her/his advisor (two for delegations and one for inter-governmental and non-governmental organizations and business.

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FfD Conference Event:
Ministerial Roundtable C2 Thursday pm:
Looking Ahead

Roundtable Co-chairs

Zambia : H.E. Mr. Levy Patrick MWANAWASA , SC, President
International Monetary Fund (IMF) : Mr. Horst KOHLER, Managing Director

Government Participants

* African States - 13
Chad, Ethiopia, Gabon, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Namibia, Niger, Rwanda, Tanzania, Tunisia, Zambia **, Zimbabwe
* Asian States - 14
Fiji, Kuwait, Micronesia (Federated States of), Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand
* Eastern European States - 6
Armenia, Hungary, Lithuania, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Yugoslavia
* Latin American and Caribbean States - 8
Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru
* West European and other States - 7
Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Malta

Institutional Stakeholder Participants

* United Nations
* International Monetary Fund (IMF)**
* World Bank
* World Trade Organization (WTO)
* United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
* Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
* Andean Community

Business Sector Participants

* Business Coordinator Council Mr. Claudio X Gonzalez, Chair
* Cisco Systems Mr John MORGRIDGE, Chairman -- United States
* GRUPO ICA Ing. Bernardo QUINTANA, Chair -- Mexico
* International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Mr. Richard D. MCCORMICK, President -- United States
* Securitas Mr. Thomas BERGULAND, Chief Executive Officer -- Sweden
* Societe du Louvre Mr. Francoise DE LAAGE DE MEUX, Chairman, Supervisory Board -- France
* Ultraquimia Group Mr. Guillermo CADENA ACEVEDO, President and Chairman -- Mexico

Civil Society Participants

* African Forum & Network on Debt and   Development (AFRODAD) Ms. Barbara KALIMA, Programme Officer -- Zimbabwe
* Iniciativa Cartagena / Women's Popular Education Network Ms. Cecilia LOPEZ MONTANO, Economic Advisor -- Colombia
* International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU) Mr. Guy RYDER, General Secretary -- United Kingdom
* Instituto del Tercer Mundo / Social
Watch
Mr. Roberto BISSIO, Director / Co-ordinating
* Oxfam International Ms. Caroline WILDEMAN, Policy Advisor -- Netherlands
* Women's Eyes on the Multilaterals / Alcadeco Ms. Laura FRADE, Executive Co-ordinator /  President -- Mexico
* Women's Environment and Development Organisation (WEDO) Ms. June ZEITLIN, Executive Director -- United States
Participants wishing to follow the proceedings of the round tables may do so in the overflow rooms in Cineteca I and Cineteca II (Conference Rooms 8 and 9). A shuttle bus will run approximately every fifteen minutes from in front of the Cintermex to the Cineteca and Centro de los Artes (Conference Room 10). In addition, provisions are being made to broadcast the plenary sessions in the morning and in the afternoon to Conference Room 7 (Main Committee Room).

Provisions are being made to bradcast the round tables of today to the Media Center.

Access to the round tables: each registered participant is invited to access the round table rooms (Conference Rooms 2 and 3) accompanied by her/his advisor (two for delegations and one for inter-governmental and non-governmental organizations and business.

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