CICDC-EBRD Workshop in Vienna on Holistic Sustainability in Infrastructure:How to Ensure Projects are Well-prepared, Deliver Value for Money, and Maintain Fiscal Balance.


April 17-18, 2019

The CICDC and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) organized their first joint workshop entitled “Holistic Sustainability in Infrastructure: How to Ensure Projects are Well-Prepared, Deliver Value for Money, and Maintain Fiscal Balance” in the context of the Belt and Road Initiative. The workshop, delivered by the IMF’s Fiscal Affairs Department (FAD) and the EBRD’s Sustainable Infrastructure Advisory Facility, was held on April 18-19, 2019 at the Joint Vienna Institute (JVI) in Austria. It was attended by officials from nine countries in Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia. CICDC coordinator, Ling Hui Tan, participated in the opening session of the workshop alongside JVI Director, Thomas Richardson, and workshop co-leaders, Yasemin Hurcan (FAD) and Marcos Martinez Garcia (EBRD).