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Rural Development as Precondition for Peace in Colombia

January 21, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Prof. Ocampo will present on the results of Colombia’s Presidential Commission on Rural Development.

José  Antonio Ocampo is the director of the Economic and Political Development Concentration in the School of International and Public Affairs, Member of the Committee on Global Thought and co-President of the Initiative for Policy Dialogue at Columbia University. He is also the Chair of the Committee for Development Policy, an expert committee of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). In 2012 – 2013 he chaired the panel created by the IMF Board to review the activities of the IMF’s Independent Evaluation Office; in 2008-2010, he served as co-director of the UNDP/OAS Project on “Agenda for a Citizens’ Democracy in Latin America”; and in 2009 a Member of the Commission of Experts of the UN General Assembly on Reforms of the International Monetary and Financial System.


January 21, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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