4th Annual Meeting

Fourth Annual Development Finance Institutions Meeting on Corporate Governance

“Corporate Governance and the Role of DFIs in Responding to the Financial Crisis”

Date: 10 November 2009
Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Host Institution: CAF

Objective
The main objective of the conference was to assess progress made by signatories in implementing the Approach Statement on Corporate Governance.

Outcomes
• Assessing where DFIs stand in the implementation of the Approach Statement
• Discussing the obstacles and challenges of this implementation
• Sharing best practices in managing nominee directors
• Agreeing a way forward
• Tasking the Working Group to develop a Common Methodology and Tools to hasten the implementation of the Approach Statement