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Archived - Canada at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development 2009

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Report on Operations Under the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Agreement Act

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Table of Contents

Foreword by the Minister of Finance

Mandate and Role of the EBRD
Overview
Countries of Operations

Canada and EBRD
Benefits of Membership
Role of Canadian Government Departments
Canada’s Contribution to Ordinary Capital Resources
Canada’s Contribution to Special Funds

Canada at the EBRD: What Happened in 2009
Impact of the Economic and Financial Crisis on the EBRD’s Countries of Operations
The EBRD’s Response to the Crisis
The EBRD’s Fourth Capital Resources Review
Canada’s Voting Record in 2009

Canadian Policy Priorities for 2010–2012
Assessment of Progress on the 2009 Priorities and Planned Actions Going Forward
1. Governance and Accountability
2. Institutional Effectiveness
3. Environmental Sustainability and Gender Equality

Annexes
1. EBRD Membership
2. EBRD Governance and Oversight
3. How the EBRD Works
4. 2009 Governor’s Speech
5. Summary of Transition Report 2009: Transition in Crisis?
6. CIDA Programming in EBRD Countries of Operations