Co-hosted by Australia, Mexico and the OECD, with the support of Japan, on 24 September at 11h00-13h00
United Nations Headquarters, General Assembly Building, Conference Room 7, New York
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With the proposed target by the UN OWG to significantly reduce by 2030 illicit financial flows as background, this Side Event aims to identify concrete international actions needed in key areas for achieving this target, such as international tax evasion and avoidance, money laundering, bribery, and asset recovery.
A panel of high level representatives from governments, international organisations, civil society organisations and the private sector will explore and provide suggestions on:
Introductory remarks: José Angel Gurría, OECD Secretary-General
11h15-12h30 MODERATED PANEL
The magnitude and drivers behind illicit fiancial flows. What are the major challenges? How do we tackle them? What can we suggest for an achievable IFFs target in the post-2015 development agenda?
Moderator: Zeinab Badawi, BBC
12h30-12h45 QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
Final comments by panelists and wrap-up by the moderator.
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