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Podcast: Peru Becomes Economic Capital of the World for a Week

October 27, 2015

The 2015 World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Annual Meetings took place in Lima, Peru, from October 9-11, bringing together 16,000 participants from 188 countries. This major event featured seminars, regional briefings and press conferences, focused on global economy, international development, and the world's financial markets. It is designed to foster creative dialogues among the private sector, government delegates, and World Bank Group and IMF officials. Jim Yong Kim, President of the World Bank Group, gave a press conference at the opening of the event to highlight the mission of the World Bank Group and the aim of the Annual Meetings. | To listen to the podcast, you will need to use one of the following browser versions or higher: Chrome 35, Firefox 28, Internet Explorer 10, or Safari 6.