Jämtin to World Bank and IMF Meetings
Sweden’s Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for International Development Cooperation Carin Jämtin is to take part in the World Bank and International Monetary Fund spring meetings in Washington this weekend.
One of the main issues at the World Bank meeting is a report identifying reforms and measures that should be taken in order to achieve the Millennium Development Goals on halving world poverty.
The minister will also meet representatives of the World Bank executive to discuss institutional issues of current interest.
Jämtin will also meet colleagues from several countries, including Tanzania, Indonesia, Colombia and Bolivia, to discuss bilateral cooperation and strategic issues on the World Bank agenda.