Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

28 Feb 2019
  • Report Launch :

    Release of the Report on Exports to Jobs: Boosting the Gains from Trade in South Asia

     

    Thursday, February 28, 2019

     

    at Tamarind Hall, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

     

    PROGRAMME

     

    09:30 – 10:00 am : Registration and Tea/Coffee

     

    10:00 – 11:30 am : Welcome Address
    Dr. Arpita Mukherjee, Professor, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)

     

    Special Address
    Mr. Manish Kumar, MD & CEO, National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)

     

    Opening Address
    Dr. Rinku Murgai, Lead Economist, World Bank
    Ms. Dagmar Walter, Director, DWT for South Asia and Country Office for India, International Labour Organization (ILO)

     

    Release of the Report
    Exports to Jobs: Boosting the Gains from Trade in South Asia (World Bank Group and International Labor Organization (ILO))

     

    Presentation of the Report
    By Ms Gladys Lopez-Acevedo, Lead Economist- South Asia, World Bank and Mr. Daniel Samaan, Senior Economist, International Labour Organization (ILO)

     

    11:30 – 11:45 am : Tea/Coffee Break

     

    11:45 – 01:00 pm : Panel Discussion on How to Reinvigorate the Labor Market through Greater Export Growth

     

    Chair:
    Dr. Alok Sheel, RBI Chair Professor, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)

     

    Panelists:
    Mr. Srinivasan Iyer, Program Officer, The Ford Foundation

    Ms. Sabina Dewan, President and Executive Director, Just Jobs Network & Senior Visiting Fellow, Centre for Policy Research

    Dr. Radhicka Kapoor, Senior Fellow, ICRIER

    Dr. Ajit Ghose, Visiting Professor, Institute for Human Development

     

    01:00 – 01:30 pm : Question and Answer

     

    01:30 – 01:35 pm : Vote of Thanks

    Mr. Martin Rama, Senior Advisor, World Bank

     

    01:35 pm onwards : Lunch

  • Place : New Delhi
  • Venue : Tamarind Hall, India Habitat Centre

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