Emerging Issues in International Development Investment: Soft Law and Creative Policy Light New Ways Forward

Monday, March 21, 2011
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
American University Washington College of Law, Room 603
4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC



Three panel discussions will outline emerging issues in domestic and international development investment financing: (1) the evolution and implementation of the environmental, social, and human rights standards attached to project/development finance by the international and regional multilateral development banks and private sector financial institutions; (2) new approaches to financing and direct investments in sustainable development as well as policies incentivizing innovation in investment in sustainable development projects; and (3) the opportunities and risks associated with new financing that has allowed rapid expansion of the microfinance industry. Speakers will be confirmed shortly.

Presented by Sustainable Development Law & Policy

WCL Alumni, AU & WCL Students, Faculty & Staff – no charge
General Public - No Charge
(registration is required)

(Credit Hours TBC) will be applied for as requested to different states.
CLE Accreditation - - $ 95.00


For further information, please contact:
Office of Special Events & Continuing Legal Education
American University Washington College of Law
Phone: 202.274.4075; Fax: 202.274.4079; or secle@wcl.american.edu

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