About Us

Project Co-Chairs

Shamshad Akhtar

Former Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan and Finance Minister of Pakistan

María Fernanda Espinosa

Politician, Diplomat and Human Rights Advocate

Kevin P. Gallagher

Professor of Global Development Policy at the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies and Director of the GDP Center, Boston University

Jörg Haas

Head of the Globalisation and Transformation Division at the Heinrich Böll Foundation

Yuefen Li

Senior Advisor on South-South Cooperation and Development Finance at South Centre

Ulrich Volz

Professor of Economics and Director of the Centre for Sustainable Finance at SOAS, University of London

Stakeholder Advisory Group

Dillon Alleyne, Deputy Chief of ECLAC Subregional Headquarters for the Caribbean
Niranjali Amerasinghe, Executive Director of ActionAid USA
Tumasie Blair, Counsellor at the Permanent Mission of Antigua and Barbuda to the United Nations
John Bush, Director of Tax and Fiscal Reform at the International Lawyers Project
Aldo Caliari, Senior Director of Policy and Campaigns at the Jubilee USA Network
Iolanda Fresnillo, Policy and Advocacy Manager, Debt Justice at Eurodad
Mizan Khan, Deputy Director of the International Centre for Climate Change and Development
Moritz Kraemer, Chief Economist and Head of Research at Landesbank Baden-Württemberg
Magalie Masamba, Postdoctoral Researcher at the Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria
Carola Mejia, Climate Finance Analyst at Latindadd
Daniel Munevar, Debt and Development Finance Branch, Division on Globalization and Development Strategies of UNCTAD
Mohamed Nasheed, Thematic Ambassador for Ambition at the Climate Vulnerable Forum
Annamaria Viterbo, Professor of International Law at the University of Torino
Tessa Woofenden, Senior Policy and Research Officer at Debt Justice

Executive Team

Sarah Ribbert

Project Coordinator


Maureen Heydt

Communications Lead


Samantha Igo

Communications Manager

Rishikesh Ram Bhandary


Marina Zucker-Marques


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