Debt Management Facility (DMF) Stakeholders’ Forum on “Managing Debt: Lessons Learned and Emerging Issues”

This year’s DMF Stakeholders’ Forum: "Managing Debt: Lessons Learned and Emerging Issues" is scheduled to take place on June 8 and 9, 2011 in Berne, Switzerland, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Swiss debt relief program. The conference is jointly hosted by the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) and the World Bank's Economic Policy and Debt Department (PRMED). The objective is to provide a forum for discussion of policy-relevant research on debt relief and debt management; to discuss current challenges faced by low and middle-income countries with respect to debt management; and to foster knowledge exchange among participants.