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Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) President, Luis Alberto Moreno, joins CGD President Masood Ahmed to discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic is developing in Latin America. They will discuss IDB's support of safety nets for vulnerable populations, assistance to SMEs, and fiscal policies to ameliorate the economic impacts of the health crisis.
Conversations on COVID-19 and Development: In this series, CGD President Masood Ahmed discusses the economic and development challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic with policymakers and thought-leaders in the development community. They cover a variety of topics ranging from the adoption of pandemic response strategies for low-income and fragile countries, to how best the international community can help governments, to private sector impact and how DFIs can help.