Caribbean Development Bank 49th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors

As part of Trinidad and Tobago’s hosting of the 49th Annual Board of Governors Meeting of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), the Bank’s flagship event, global digitization expert Mr. Calum Cameron will be delivering an address on opportunities and challenges of digitization.  Mr....

VYBZING
The Vybzing Outreach Programme provides an opportunity for youth to engage in dialogue with CDB and develop and present innovative solutions to development challenges. CDB believes that initiatives such as these are important for creating an enabling environment...

Solutions and strategies to drive economic and social transformation in the Caribbean will feature prominently when the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) holds the 49th Annual Meeting of its Board of Governors in Trinidad and Tobago on June 5 and 6, 2019.
 
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We continue to witness several global “disruptors” to development which impact our Region. These include the age of digitization, technological innovation as well as migration, all of which pose challenges as well as opportunities. The Region must therefore transform what we do and also...


49th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors, Trinidad and Tobago
June 5-6, 2019
Hyatt Regency, Port of Spain
Trinidad and Tobago
 
DRAFT SCHEDULE
Monday, June 3, 2019 
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It is with great pleasure that I welcome all the Delegates and Observers to this Forty-Ninth Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB). Our beautiful twin island Republic of Trinidad and Tobago presents a dual offering to visitors. Trinidad, as the...

The findings and recommendations of related CDB-financed studies will be presented during three seminars - From Vulnerability to Resilience: You Choose; Agriculture: A New Paradigm; and A Digital Caribbean.

Please see the frameworks and the agenda for the seminars below....

The William G. Demas Memorial Lecture showcases the best intellectual discourse available regionally and internationally. This is the twentieth edition of the lecture and, over the years, the spirit of William Demas’ scholarship has been upheld by distinguished lecturers who have all been...

Since 2013, CDB's Annual Meetings have been conceptualised under the broad umbrella of the Caribbean Growth Forum, with its emphasis on removing the constraints to dynamic growth in the Caribbean region.  Increasingly also,  the Annual Meeting has been directing closer attention to the Region’s...