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Panel Takes Part in Events at IMF-WBG Annual Meetings in Bali

The Inspection Panel took part in four events at last week’s International Monetary Fund-World Bank Group Annual Meetings in Bali.


Dilek Barlas at CSO workshop
Dilek Barlas presenting Panel's work to Indonesian CSOs

On Monday, October 8, Executive Secretary Dilek Barlas explained the Panel’s origins and operations to about 40 community representatives from Indonesia at a civil society workshop co-sponsored by the Compliance Advisor Ombudsman (CAO). The following day Ms. Barlas represented the Panel at the accountability portion of the Civil Society Policy Forum (CSPF) orientation.



Imrana Jalal at LGBTQI Session
Imrana Jalal during LGBTQI session at the Civil Society Policy Forum in Bali

On Wednesday, October 10, Panel Member Imrana Jalal participated in forum session sponsored by APCOM on relationships between LGBTQI groups and multilateral development banks. A day later Panel Chairman Gonzalo Castro de la Mata spoke at a CSPF session co-sponsored by CAO and chaired by World Bank Executive Director Susan Ulbaek on the topic of accountability in Asia.