8th Development Fórum

Turning Missions into Actions in the 2030 Agenda

Time Zone: Brasília Time (BRT), UTC -3.

9:00 am
Welcome Coffee
9:20 am
Opening table – Authorities

Esther Dweck Minister for Management and Innovation in Public Services

Celso Pansera President of FINEP and ABDE

Silvia Rucks United Nations Resident Coordinator in Brazil

Opening table – Partners and Sponsors

Morgan Doyle Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Representative in Brazil

Paulo Jorge Simplicio Head of AFD's Financial Systems Division

Ênio Meinen Director of Systemic Coordination and Institutional Relations at Sicoob

Carlos Arboleda UNDP Deputy Resident Representative

10:40 am
Turning plans into actions
The role of Development Financial Institutions (DFIs) for sustainable development

Ivan Oliveira Deputy Secretary for Sustainable Development Finance of the Ministry of Finance

Thomas Marois Professor at McMaster University

Jean Benevides Executive Director of Sustainability at Caixa

Gustavo Ribeiro Coordinator of the GIZ FiBraS Programme in Brazil


Gabriella Costa Ferreira Project Officer of the Global Fund For Cities Development (FMDV)

11:40 am
Standing Forest
Strategies for sustainable growth alligned with environmental protection

André Luiz Campos de Andrade Director of Climate Governance and Articulation of the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change

Luiz Lessa President of BASA

Nabil Kadri Deputy Managing Director of Environment at BNDES

Pedro de Lemos Coordinator of the General Coordination of Indicators and Evidence on Human Rights of the Ministry of Human Rights and Citizenship


Graciele Galvão Commercial Director of Banpará

12:40 pm
Coffee Break
2:00 pm
2030 Agenda in the private sector
Sustainable transformation in the private sector to tackle global challenges

Nathalie Vidual Superintendent of Investor Protection and Guidance (SOI) at CVM

Cristina Fróes de Borja Reis Deputy Secretary for Sustainable Economic Development

Mônica Monteiro Vice President of Logistics, Operations and Security at Caixa

Marcia Groszmann Faria Principal Investment Officer Financial Institutions at IDB Invest


Maristela Baioni Assistant Resident Representative at UNDP

3:00 pm
Green recovery
Green reindustrialization and the Health Economic-Industrial Complex

Marcelo Ramos Deputy Director of the Health Economic-Industrial Complex Department of the Ministry of Health

Verena Hitner Barros Executive Secretary of the National Council for Industrial Development (CNDI)

Francisco Saboya President of Embrapii

Edmilson Gama CFO at BDMG

Rodrigo Secioso Superintendent of Inovation at FINEP

Paulo Costa President of Desenbahia


João Emilio Gonçalves Executive-Director of Observatório Grupo FarmaBrasil: Inovação e Acesso em Saúde

4:00 pm
Launch of the publication
ABDE-UNDP Methodology to verify the adherence of the National Development System to the 2030 Agenda

Cristiano Prado Coordinator of the Inclusive Socioeconomic Development Unit of UNDP

Heraldo Alves das Neves CEO of Fomento Paraná and 2nd vice-president of ABDE

Kesia Braga Sustainability and Economics Manager of ABDE

4:20 pm
Closing remarks
9:00 am
Welcome Coffee
9:20 am
The future of the Brazilian economy
Economic policy on the road to sustainable and inclusive development

Speech: Ha-Joon Chang Professor at SOAS University of London (20 min)


Claudio Roberto Amitrano Director of Macroeconomic Policies and Studies at IPEA

José Roberto Afonso Professor-researcher at ISCSP-ULisboa

Elisa Leonel Secretary of Coordination and Governance of State-owned Companies of the Ministry of Management and Innovation of Public Services

Speech: Guilherme Mello Secretary for Economic Policy at the Ministry of Finance (10 min)

10:20 am
Engaged agribusiness
New scenarios for sustainable rural production

Bruno Brasil Director of Sustainable Production and Irrigation of the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock

Dione Mary Cordioli Manager at Banco do Brasil

Alexandre Alonso Alves Head of Embrapa Agroenergia

Luiz Edson Feltrim Superintendent of the Sicoob Institute


Claudio Filgueiras Head of department at the Central Bank of Brazil

11:30 am
Access to credit and green growth
Financing micro, small and medium-sized enterprises for employment and productivity in the 2030 Agenda

Vinicius Pinheiro Director for Brazil at International Labour Organization (ILO)

Valdir Machado Neto Manager of Sustainable Development Policies of the Banco do Nordeste

Antonio Valdir Oliveira Manager of Sebrae's Capitalisation and Financial Services Unit


Márcia Maia President of AGN-RN

12:30 pm
Coffee Break
2:00 pm
Innovative development
Innovation as a central axis and disseminator of new opportunities for digital businesses

Osório Coelho Director of the Innovation Program of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation

Maurício Neves Head of the BNDES' Innovation and Industrial Strategy Department

Gustavo Cruz Barcelos Manager of the decentralised operations department at FINEP

Luana Moraes Senior Consultant at BID Lab

Sávio Bertochi Caçador Head of Administration at Bandes


Rafael Lucchesi General Director of the National Service of Industrial Learning (SENAI)

3:00 pm
Funding for implementation of the 2030 Agenda
The diversification of funding as a necessary action to enable the financing of the SDGs in Brazil

Renata Amaral Secretary of International Affairs and Development of the Ministry of Planning and Budget

Jorge Arbache Vice President Private Sector, CAF

Ricardo Dias de Oliveira Brito President of Desenvolve SP

Paulo Starke Superintendent of BRDE


Alejandro Barreneche Senior Financial Specialist of AFD

4:00 pm
Coffee Break
4:20 pm
Financing low-carbon infrastructure
Sustainable urban reform and the future of cities

Saskia Berling Director of KfW Development Bank

Luciana Botafogo President of Fonplata

Claudio Gastal President of Badesul

Marcio Antonio Chiumento General Manager of Banco do Brasil's Public Sector Strategy Unit


Heraldo Alves das Neves CEO of Fomento Paraná and 2nd vice-president of ABDE

5:20 pm
Closing remarks