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Rethinking Bretton Woods | Tue, Mar 11, 2014

RBW Speaks at Moscow Seminar on Russia's Contribution to Post-2015 Development Agenda

On March 12, 2014, CoC team member Aldo Caliari spoke at a High Level Expert Seminar held in the framework of Russia’s Group of 8 Presidency: The Post-2015 Development Agenda: towards a new partnership for development. What contribution could the Russian Presidency in the G8 make?” The seminar, held in Moscow, was organized by the Russian G8 Presidency team, the World Bank and the United Nations Development Program. Mr. Caliari's presentation was part of a panel focused on how to make development finance work for sustainable development.

WAIT!  Do We Really Want Those Who Got Us Into the Financial Crisis to Plan Our Way Out?

Center of Concern | Tue, Oct 21, 2008

WAIT! Do We Really Want Those Who Got Us Into the Financial Crisis to Plan Our Way Out?

The latest word out of U.S. and European capitals is a call for a series of Economic Summits beginning in late November to look deeply into reforms of the international financial system.  Some speak of a "Bretton Woods II" after the conference in the mid-1940s that created the global financial architecture we have today.

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Engaging Faith | Mon, Jul 7, 2008

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

 

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time [a]

July 13, 2008

Readings

     Isaiah 55:10-11

     Romans 8:18-23

     Matthew 13:1-23 or 13:1-9

Calendar

July 11-13: Convention for the Common Good in Philadelphia http://www.commongoodconvention.org/

July 14: Memorial of Blessed Kateri Tekawitha - The first Native American to be declared Blessed; Patroness of ecology and the environment