( PM Session) Ministerial Transportation Conference of Landlocked Developing Countries
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04:18:01
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English
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Ministerial Transportation Conference of Landlocked Developing Countries in Turkmenbashi, Turkmenistan

Description

Session 1. Progress and challenges in achieving the transport connectivity specific objectives of the VPoA, and the transport related SDGs, and impact of the COVID-19 pandemic: Implications for the new programme of action

CHAIR: H.E. Mr. Fred Byamukama, Minister of State for Works and Transport of Uganda

Keynote speeches:● H.E. Mr. Muhammetgeldi Serdarov, Minister of Finance and Economy of Turkmenistan● H.E. Ms. Dembele Madina Sissoko, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure of MaliPanel Presentation● Mr. Sandagdorj Erdenebileg, Chief, Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States● Mr. Weimin Ren, Director, Transport Division, Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (online)● Mr. Ricardo J. Sanchez, Senior Economic Affairs Officer, International Trade and Integration Division, Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean● Ms. Jane Karonga, Economic Affairs Officer, Regional Integration and Trade Division, Economic Commission for Africa

Interactive Discussion
Followed by: Session 2. Financing Transport connectivity for sustainable recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic – Key issues and solutions
CHAIR: H.E. Mr. Mahamoudou Zampaligre, Minister of Road Security, Urban Mobility and Transport, Burkina Faso

Keynote speeches:● Mr. Rahimberdi Jepbarov, Chairman of the State bank of foreign economic affairs of Turkmenistan● Ms. Rabab Fatima, Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing StatesPanel Presentations● H.E. Shin Sung-Chul, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Turkmenistan● Mr. Manuel Benard, Senior Investment Operations Specialist, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (online)● Mr. Artur Andrysiak, Country Director for Turkmenistan, Asian Development Bank● Ms. Zodwa Mabuza, Principal Regional Integration Officer, African Development Bank (online)● Mr. Ibrahim Shoukry, Head of Mission, Regional Hub of Almaty, Islamic Development Bank (online)

Interactive Discussion