IDB member countries in the Caribbean are feeling the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic. The lifeblood of tourism has stopped flowing to The Bahamas, Barbados and Jamaica. Falling commodity prices are impacting Guyana, Suriname and Trinidad and Tobago. All are grappling to control a public health crisis that is straining human and financial resources.
On Monday March 30th, 2020, IDB experts will discuss these challenges as well as what the countries of the Caribbean can do to cope with and recover from effects of Coronavirus. They will also explore opportunities for innovation and growth. Our panel will also answer some of your questions. We hope that you will be able to join us for this conversation.
Webinar: Coronavirus and the Caribbean: economic implications and options
Panelists: Therese Turner-Jones, General Manager, Caribbean Country Department, IDB
David Rosenblatt, Regional Economic Advisor, Caribbean Country Department, IDB
James P. Scriven, CEO, IDB Invest
Date: Monday March 30th, 2020 at 12:00 Noon (EST)
Register here: https://bit.ly/39ljTJo