Lecture Manuel Sager

The Department of Economics is delighted to announce the following lecture with Manuel Sager on March 26, 2018.

Current Challenges in International Development Cooperation


Manuel Sager

Manuel Sager will present how the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (DEZA) ensures that the funds for development cooperation are implemented efficiently and effectively and discuss current challenges as well as learnings from the past. 


Program for March 26, 2018

6.30 pm
Lecture followed by Q&A
Room SOF-G-21
Department of Economics, Schönberggasse 1, 8001 Zürich 


7.30 pm
Room SOF-G-19,
Department of Economics, Schönberggasse 1, 8001 Zürich 


The presentation is in English.
No registration. Limited seating. First come, first served.

We look forward to welcoming you at this event.
Contact: events@econ.uzh.ch


About Manuel Sager: 
Manuel Sager is a Swiss diplomat and has been the General Director of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (DEZA) since 2014. Before taking on this role, Manuel Sager was the Swiss Ambassador to the United States and held positons at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in London, the Federal Department of Economic Affairs as well as the International Humanitarian Law Coordination Office within the Directorate of International Law of the Swiss Government. He holds a PhD in Law from the University of Zurich.