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Improving the Measurement and Disclosure of Private Capital Mobilization by MDBs/DFIs


Alexia Latortue, Assistant Secretary for International Trade and Development, U.S. Department of The Treasury 


Gary Forster, CEO, Publish What You Fund


  • Margaret Kuhlow, Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Development Finance and Policy, U.S. Department of The Treasury
  • Hans Peter Lankes, Managing Director and Deputy Chief Executive, ODI 
  • Kruskaia Sierra-Escalante, Senior Manager, Treasury and Mobilization, Co-Investor Solutions, IFC 
  • Phil Stevens, Head of International Financial Institutions, FCDO 
  • Ben Weisman, Executive Director, Capital Mobilization and Public Policy, GFANZ


Nancy Lee, Director, Sustainable Development Finance, CGD

The need for much greater mobilization of private capital for SDG and climate investments has been a critical part of the MDB reform debate. Part of the challenge is the limitations on the data available to judge performance, as well as considerable measurement uncertainties. Publish What You Fund has been working on an initiative on mobilization to improve the measurement and transparency of private capital mobilization.  
In this event, co-hosted by CGD and Publish What You Fund, key public and private stakeholders will discuss the importance of mobilizing more private capital in emerging markets and developing economies, how MDB approaches need to evolve, and the best ways to disclose, assess, and report on their performance. 

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