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Events

Rising Inequality in the Global South: Practice and Solutions

Monday, 19 January, 2015 - 12:45 to 18:00
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony’s College

This is the second annual symposium the Centre has co-organised with Oxfam, and an important and exciting event in our calendar.

Agenda

12.45-1.15pm Welcome address

1.15 - 1.15pm Inequality in the global South - evidence and experience

Speaker(s): 
Dr. Jay Naidoo, Chair, Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition
Dr. Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank
Dr. Ngozi Okonjo - Iweala, Minister of Finance of the Federal Republic of Nigeria
Lady Lynn Forester de Rothschild, CEO of E.L. Rothschild
Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director of Oxfam International
Mr Kerfalla Yansané, Minister of Mines of the Republic of Guinea
Professor Nora Lustig, Professor of Latin American Economics at Tulane University
Professor Mick Moore, Professorial Fellow at the Institute of Development Studies
Nic Cheeseman, Associate Professor in African Politics, University of Oxford