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Thursday, 14 September, 2000, 17:32 GMT 18:32 UK
Full Agenda:
IMF/World Bank in Prague

The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank are holding their annual meeting in Prague in the Czech Republic from the 19th September to the 28th of September, amid worldwide protests against globalisation.

These are the main scheduled events taking place.

  • TUESDAY 19 SEPTEMBER

  • IMF issues World Economic Forecast

  • World Bank reports on problems of transition in the former Soviet Union

  • WEDNESDAY 20TH SEPTEMBER

  • IMF head Horst Koehler holds press conference

  • THURSDAY 21 SEPTEMBER

  • World Bank chief James Wolfensohn holds press conference

  • World bank briefing on voices of the poor with Nick Stern, chief economist

  • FRIDAY 22 SEPTEMBER

  • G24 deputies from developing countries meet

  • IMF press briefing on prospects for Eastern Europe joining the EU

  • World Bank press briefing on the environment

  • SATURDAY 23 SEPTEMBER

  • G7 Finance ministers meet

  • Czech President Vaclav Hamel hosts debate on globalisation between World Bank and debt campaigners

  • Group of 24 ministers from developing countries meet

  • SUNDAY 24 SEPTEMBER

  • IMF's policy making Monetary and Finance Comiittee meets

  • Group of Ten deputies from rich countries meet

  • Jubilee 2000 stages funeral march through Prague to protest failure of debt relief

  • MONDAY 25 SEPTEMBER

  • World Bank Development Committee meets

  • World Bank chief economist press conference on growth and development

  • TUESDAY 26 SEPTEMBER

  • IMF/World Bank annual meeting opens with addresses by James Wolfensohn and Horst Koehler

  • Main day of worldwide protests against globalisation

  • WEDNESDAY 27 SEPTEMBER

  • Second day of IMF/World Bank annual meeting

  • THURSDAY 28 SEPTEMBER

  • Final day of IMF/World Bank annual meeting

  • Closing press conferences with Horst Koehler and James Wolfensohn
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