Highlights

Media Title Date posted
Announcement

BWC in 2021


2021 will be another year of revitalization for the Committee. Read our Executive Director's New Year Letter.

Fri, Jan 15, 2021
Blog Post

Share Your Perspective on the BWC Blog: How Can the Biden Administration Deepen Commitment to the IFIs?


The Committee invites all members to share their perspective on IFI priorities for the incoming U.S. Administration via the BWC Blog. Submissions will be accepted and published on a rolling basis.

Thu, Dec 10, 2020
Debs and Wolfensohn Announcement

Remembering James D. Wolfensohn


The members of the Bretton Woods Committee deeply mourn the loss of our former chairman James D. Wolfensohn. We were honored to have his leadership for over a decade and will deeply miss him as a friend and as a true leader of our global citizenry. We will remember Jim for his unwavering commitment to the world’s most vulnerable and will honor his legacy by continuing the work he so tirelessly championed.

Mon, Nov 30, 2020
Event Summary

International Council 2020 Recap


Fri, Oct 23, 2020
Event Summary

Financing a Global Public Health Response


Discussion amongst panelist on Financing a Global Health Response during IC20.

Fri, Oct 16, 2020
Event Summary

Debt and Development


David Malpass and William R. Rhodes weigh in on Debt and Development.

Fri, Oct 16, 2020
Event Summary

Emerging Market Debt and Financial Stability Risks


William R. Rhodes moderates a discussion with Wei Sun Christians, Arminio Fraga, and Maria Ramos on Emerging Market Debt and Financial Stability Risks.

Thu, Oct 15, 2020
Event Summary

Rebuilding for the Future


Kristalina Georgieva and John Lipsky speak on Rebuilding for the Future.

Wed, Oct 14, 2020
Event Summary

IC20 Central Banks: Crisis Panacea?


The global downturn triggered by COVID-19 has highlighted the increasingly essential crisis-fighting role of central banks, which have deployed a range of traditional and innovative tools to stabilize financial markets.

Mon, Oct 12, 2020
Press Release

BWC Announces Board of Directors, Global Advisory Council


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Washington, DC – October 12, 2020) – The Bretton Woods Committee, a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to international economic cooperation and effective International Financial Institutions (IFIs), has established a new Board of Directors and global Advisory Council.
 

Sun, Oct 11, 2020