The UNCTAD secretariat is organizing an informal workshop on the topic "After the global crisis: Fragile recovery, global imbalances and financialized commodity markets" on Tuesday, 21 June, at 15:00 hrs. in Room XXV, Palais des Nations.
The purpose of the workshop will be to present the material prepared by the UNCTAD secretariat within the framework of its collaboration with the G20. The presentation will be followed by an interactive discussion among participants.
The workshop will be led by Mr. Heiner Flassbeck, Director of UNCTAD´s Division on Globalization and Development Strategies.
There will also be a presentation by Mr. Jomo Kwame Sundaram, Assistant Secretary-General of Economic Development in the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA).
Participation in the workshop will be open to representatives of member States and all UNCTAD stakeholders.