OECD Webinar on Emerging Market Sovereign Debt in times of COVID-19

The OECD will be hosting a webinar on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on emerging market sovereign debt.

A diverse panel of speakers will share their views on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on EM economies and sovereign debt markets, the core challenges sovereign debt managers are facing today and their response to rapidly changing market conditions.

Moderator: Teppo Koivisto, WPDM Chair and Director of Finance, Finnish State Treasury


  • Tatiana Lysenko, Lead Economist, Emerging Markets, S&P Global Ratings
  • Rosalia De Leon, Treasurer, Bureau of the Treasury, Philippines
  • Carl M. Magnusson, Policy Analyst, OECD
  • José Franco Medeiros de Morais, Under-Secretary of Public Debt, National Treasury Secretariat, Ministry of Finance, Brazil

The webinar will be conducted in English.

Invitees include delegates of the Working Party on Debt Management, officials from public debt offices and ministries of finance, treasuries and central banks of non-OECD countries.

This event is organised under the aegis of the OECD Working Party on Public Debt Management and sponsored by the Government of Japan.