Event Date/Time: Sep 05, 2008
The host of the Summit - Equity International -has brought together more than 35,000 government officials, business leaders, humanitarian experts, diplomats, and others, to discuss solutions for critical issues. Our high-profile Washington forums have included reconstruction conferences for the Balkans(Bosnia, Croatia, Kosovo, Yugoslavia); Turkey (after the earthquakes); Central America (after Hurricane Mitch); Venezuela (after the floods); Afghanistan (2002); and Iraq (2003 and 2004). Weâ€™ve also organized four major conferences on the reconstruction of Louisiana and Mississippi following Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. And at this yearâ€™s World Disaster Response Summit, we focused on the earthquake in China and the floods in Burma.