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EBRD Annual Meetings 2019

Date: 8-9 May

Location: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina 

The Banker’s View from EBRD provides regular multimedia coverage and summarise the key themes from the EBRD Annual Meeting.

The EBRD's 2019 Annual Meeting and Business Forum will be held in Bosnia and Herzegovina, a country famed for its natural environment, rich history and extraordinary cultural heritage. This year's theme is Connecting Economies for Stronger Growth. 

The event will focus on ways to connect economies for strong growth and development, both in the Western Balkans and beyond. Discussions will take place around a variety of themes and major trends, from boosting small business to the effects of migration on labour markets, the opportunities and pitfalls of tourism and the ways to connect the local and regional to the global economy.

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