Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the European Peace & Security Studies lecture on:
‘The Role of the World Bank’
Speaker: Guggi Laryea, European Civil Society Advisor & European Parliament Relations Advisor, External and Corporate Relations, World Bank
Date: 21 October, 2015 (Wed)
Place: Vesalius College (Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Brussels)
Attendance is free (this lecture is also open to the public) but registration is required.
Please click here to register.
Guggi Laryea is International Affairs Officer at the World Bank Liaison Office to the European Union. He is lead advisor for WBG relations with civil society groups and foundations in Europe, and is also focal point for WBG relations with the European Parliament.
Prior to joining the World Bank, Guggi worked as a Policy Advisor for the European NGO network – European Solidarity Towards Equal Participation of People (Eurostep) and as a Representative to the EU for the child rights NGO – Plan International. He has also worked as a consultant with the European Commission and has over 20 years-experience in international development cooperation.
Guggi Laryea holds a BA in International Relations from Vesalius College, Free University of Brussels, a Post Grad Diploma (Cum Laude) in Development Policy and MA in Public Administration from the University of Antwerp.