The European Bank for Research and Development(EBRD) will host the Global Infrastructure Forum virtually between 6 – 8 October, 2020, in London, the United Kingdom. The event is being organised for EBRD by the IPFA
The Global Infrastructure Forum is the product of a collaboration of the Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs). Running since 2016, The GI Forum aims to bring together members of the infrastructure community to take part in discussions on enhancing the development and delivery of infrastructure worldwide.
The virtual forum will consist of a programme of nine 60 minute webinars held over three days.
Forum objectives include:
• Enhance coordination among multilateral development banks and their development partners to better develop sustainable, accessible, resilient, and quality infrastructure for emerging countries.
• Focus on how governments and their working partners can attract more resources for infrastructure.
In the context of COVID-19, there will be a focus on ‘building back better’ through resiliency and mitigation of future pandemic impacts.
Who should attend?
The GI Forum is free of charge to the infrastructure community, with delegates joining from governments, investors & lenders, MDBs, advisors and other international private and public sector organisations.
The forum is a joint collaboration between the following multilateral development banks:
• African Development Bank
• Asian Development Bank
• Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
• European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
• European Investment Bank
• Global Infrastructure Facility
• Inter-American Development Bank
• International Finance Corporation
• Islamic Development Bank
• New Development Bank
• World Bank