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Peace and Development Dissemination Conference

 Boys showing peace sign

Peace and Development Dissemination Conference
December 9-11, 2009
World Bank
Washington, D.C.

Agenda


Wednesday, December 9      MC2-800 

8:30 - 9:00

Breakfast
Introduction: Gary Milante (World Bank)
  

9:00 - 9:30

Welcome: Sarah Cliffe, Special Representative/ Director WDR 2011
  

9:30 - 9:45

Project Overview: Philip Oxhorn (McGill University)
  

9:45 - 10:00

Coffee
 

10:00 - 12:00

Session 1: Participatory System
Foreign Assistance and Political Market Imperfections in Post-Conflict Countries: Philip Keefer
Clientelism or Empowerment? The Dilemma of State Decentralization for Securing Peace and Development: Philip Oxhorn 

  

12:00-1:30

Lunch
  

1:30 - 2:30

Democratization, Poverty Reduction and Risk Mitigation in Fragile and Post-Conflict States: A Case Study of Post Genocide Rwanda
Herman Musahara and Euthalie Nyirabega

  

2:30 - 3:00

Coffee
 

3:00 - 5:00

Session 2: Powersharing and Peace
Powersharing Under the Threat of Conflict: Michael McBride, Gary Milante and Stergios Skaperdas
Macroeconomic Agenda for Fiscal Policy and Aid Effectiveness in Post- Conflict Countries: Jean-Paul Azam 

 

5:00- 7:00

Reception
Case Study Spotlights

Thursday, December 10     MC10-100

9:00- 9:30

Breakfast
  

9:30 - 10:00

Welcome and Recap of Previous Day: Philip Oxhorn and Gary Milante
  

10:00 - 10:45

The Colombian case: Peace-Making and Power Sharing
Francisco Gutierrez Sanin and Juan Carlos Guataqui Roa 

 

10:45 - 11:00

Coffee
  

11:00 - 11:45

Case Study: Bosnia & Herzegovina 
Fikret Causevic and Merima Zupcevic
  

12:00 -12:45

A Suis Generis Case of Power-Sharing in Mozambique
Calton Cadeado and Hipolito Hamela 
  

1:0 - 3:00

Lunch
  

3:00 - 3:45

Political and Economic Policy Priorities in Supporting Post Conflict Peace and Development in Sri Lanka
Deshal DeMel and Shakya Pathmalal 
 

3:45 - 4:00

Coffee
 

4:00 - 4:45

Case Study: Lebanon
Nisreen Salti and Samer Frangie 
 

4:45 - 5:30

Summary and Concluding Remarks
Philip Oxhorn (McGill University)
Gary Milante (World Bank)

Auxiliary Event for Research Coordination

Friday, December 11     MC10-100  

9:00 - 10:30

Breakfast Discussion of Project: Philip Oxhorn
  

10:30 - 11:30

Next Step for Publication
  

11:30 - 12:00

Brief Overview of World Development Report 2011
Discussion of Synergies/ Overlap with Peace and Development Project
Gary Milante

 

12:00 - 12:30

Concluding Remarks: Philip Oxhorn
  

12:30 - 1:30

Lunch
  
Afternoon open for consultations/ meetings

Contact: Gary Milante, DECRG




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