The Third Advisory Council Meeting of the Global Infrastructure Facility (GIF) was held in Changsha, China, on June 6, 2016. It was attended by representatives of 24 Advisory Partners, three Technical Partners, six Funding Partners, and two Beneficiary Partners, in addition to a number of observers and speakers.
As the co-chair, Joaquim Levy, Managing Director, and World Bank Group Chief Financial Officer could not attend the meeting in person, Jordan Schwartz, Director, Singapore Infrastructure & Urban Development Hub, co-chaired the meeting with Neil Johnson, Managing Director, Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets. The meeting featured a panel discussion on the state of infrastructure finance, presentations on risks and issues in infrastructure projects, and country presentations from China, India, Kazakhstan, and Uganda.
GIF Advisory Council June Meeting - Agenda
GIF Advisory Council June Meeting - Summary