The EBRD 25-th anniversary event available on demand on YouTube.
President Sir Suma Chakrabarti was joined by a number of distinguished guests for a discussion of the achievements of the Bank and the region since the EBRD’s inception and an assessment of the next 25 years.
- Vaira Vike-Freiberga, former President of Latvia
- Minister Imad Najib Fakhoury, EBRD Governor for Jordan
- Simeon Djankov former Bulgarian Finance Minister
- Professor Sergei Guriev, currently at Sciences Po in Paris and the next EBRD Chief Economist
The discussion was preceeded by a presentation of initial findings from the EBRD’s third Life in Transition Survey, a comprehensive analysis undertaken in conjunction with the World Bank that captures the expectations, hopes and fears of citizens across countries in transition.