Sovereign Debt Restructuring and Finance – Current Themes for Africa

Webinar | June.30.2021 | 9:00am - 10:15am (Eastern Daylight Time)

Online Webinar

The Cyrus R. Vance Center and Orrick will be hosting a webinar on Sovereign Debt Restructuring and Finance in Africa on June 30th, 2021. The event will feature Lorraine McGowen and Thomas Laryea from Orrick and panelists from the Vance Center. Expected attendees include investors and African government officials.

The webinar will explore the challenges arising from the COVID pandemic, the legal and policy tools that have been used, including the application of international initiatives such as the G-20 Debt Suspension Initiative (DSSI) and the “Common Framework”, and opportunities to innovate in blended finance and ESG finance in order to leverage the private sources of financing needed to meet the African continent’s development objectives.

For more information on this event or if you are interested in attending, please register below or contact Yaw Ayim-Aboagye and Amy Huang.

CLE Credits Available: Y