The CIGI-INET partnership brings together two world-class organizations that are tackling common problems together. "Sovereign Debtors in Distress" was the first CIGI-INET conference held in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, and focused on unraveling the complex global threat of unsustainable sovereign debt. This video, featuring comments by CIGI Executive Director Thomas Bernes, INET Executive Director Robert Johnson, and the world-leading experts who participated in this conference, provides an overview of the discussions held from February 24-26, 2012.

Program
From February 24-26, 2012, CIGI and the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET) brought together experts, practitioners and eminent persons to take a fresh look at the global legal and institutional frameworks surrounding sovereign debt and discuss whether they are adequate for the immediate and longer term challenges.
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