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Financing the future - report launch

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Introductory remarks by ​Edward Hedger - Director, Centre for Aid and Public Expenditure (CAPE) / Private Sector and Markets (PSM), ODI

Romilly Greenhill - Team Leader Development Finance, Author, 'Financing the Future', ODI

Ulrika Modéer - State Secretary, Swedish International Development Cooperation


Winnie Byanyima - Executive Director, Oxfam International




As UN member states gather for the second drafting session of the Financing for Development outcome document, ODI is holding a reception to mark the launch of our major new report, Financing the future.


This flagship report sets out the requirements for a new global social compact in the era of the Sustainable Development Goals. It discusses how we can finance social protection, universal health coverage and education for all, and specifically the role of international public finance in supporting country efforts to deliver this goal.


Join us for an informal reception following the first day of negotiations for a short overview of the report’s findings and key recommendations. Refreshments will be served. 



6.30pm - 8.30pm

Monday 13 April

Millennium ONE UN New York


RSVP to Julia Hanne: [email protected]

One United Nations Plaza New York