IDB Hosts Discussions with Latin America and Caribbean Finance Ministers, Central Bank Presidents

Journalists are invited to cover the open sessions of the Inter-American Development Bank’s 57th Meeting of the Network of Central Banks and Finance Ministers on April 12 and 13, 2023.

To attend in person, send your name, last name, organization and email to Andrés Cavelier,, before 5:00 p.m. on April 11.

All times are in Eastern Time.

Research and Policy Seminar Series: The Global Economy at a Turning Point

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

  • Welcome Remarks - Ilan Goldfajn, President, IDB
  • Moderator - Eric Parrado, Chief Economist, IDB
  • Keynote speaker – Kenneth Rogoff, Harvard University

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2:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. – A Conversation with Ministers of Finance

Ministers confirmed so far:

- Christopher Coye, Belize
- José Vicente, Dominican Republic
- Pablo Arosemena, Ecuador
- Rixi Moncada, Honduras

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11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. - A Conversation with Central Bank Governors

- Kevin Greenidge (Central Bank of Barbados) 
- Roger Edwin Rojas (Central Bank of Bolivia)
- Pablo García (Central Bank of Chile) 
- Leonardo Villar (Central Bank of Colombia) 
- Álvaro González Ricci (Central Bank of Guatemala)

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About the IDB

The Inter-American Development Bank is devoted to improving lives. Established in 1959, the IDB is a leading source of long-term financing for economic, social and institutional development in Latin America and the Caribbean. The IDB also conducts cutting-edge research and provides policy advice, technical assistance and training to public- and private-sector clients throughout the region. Access our virtual tour.