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Launch of the Creating Value for All Report in Colombia

The launch of the Creating Value for All report was organized in Bogota, Colombia, on June 25, 2009, in the framework of Colombia Responsable, a large forum on social responsibility and development. The forum gathered public entities, private companies, development agencies, universities and regional entities engaged in corporate social responsibility issues, and received about 80,000 visitors over three days.

Keynote speakers at the GIM launch included: Bárbara Pesce-Monteiro, UNDP Country Director; Luis Alfonso Hoyos, Senior Presidential Advisor for Social Action; Luis Carlos Villegas, President of the National Association of Colombian Entrepreneurs; Eduardo Aninat, former Minister of Finance of Chile and co-chair of the GIM Advisory Board;Santiago Madriñán, Executive Director of the Colombian Business Council for Sustainable Development; Christian Marlin, Regional Director of the CECODES-SNV Inclusive Business Alliance; and Esteban Piedrahita, Director of the National Planning Department.

Please click here to access the full proceedings of the launch event (in Spanish)