Middle East Peace Process
Several officials spoke at the opening session of the World Economic Forum. Among the topics addressed were the war in Iraq, peace… read more
Several officials spoke at the opening session of the World Economic Forum. Among the topics addressed were the war in Iraq, peace efforts in the Middle East, the work of the World Bank, and socioeconomic challenges facing the Arab world. A brief clip of Secretary Powell’s departure following the event was also shown. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Klaus Schwab Founder and Executive Chair World Economic Forum
- James D. Wolfensohn President World Bank
Foreign Policy Issues
Secretary Powell talked about the future of Iraq and the Middle East.
Global Economic Issues
King Abdullah spoke about the need for a settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and the importance of jobs and…
World Bank Activities
Mr. Wolfensohn talked about the role of the World Bank in trying to put together a plan for the reconstruction of…
Future of Iraq
Mr. Bremer spoke about Iraqi reconstruction. Among the topics he addressed were security in Iraq, building…