08:30-09:00 Registration and coffee
09:00-09:10 Welcome
  Lena Ingelstam, Sida
09:10-09:20
Introduction to ReCom and the issues of the day: Foreign aid and the social sectors
  Finn Tarp, UNU-WIDER
09:20-09:35 Session 1: What works in foreign aid within the social sectors?
 
Miguel Niño-Zarazúa, UNU-WIDER
    - Foreign aid to the social sectors: trends and impacts
09:40-10:40 Aid, public health, water and sanitation
 
Arnab Acharya, Jindal Global University
    - Aid effectiveness in the health sector
Zulfiqar Bhutta, Aga Khan University
    - Maternal and child care policies in low income countries
PB Anand, University of Bradford
    - Every drop counts: Assessing aid for water and sanitation
Debate on key issues including reactions from the floor
10:40-11:00 Coffee
11:00-11:15
Bob Baulch, RMIT University Vietnam
    - Pro(re)gressivity of aid distribution to the social sectors
11:15-12:00 Education aid in developing countries
 
Katharina Michaelowa, University of Zurich
    - How to make aid work for education in developing countries
Abby Riddell, UNESCO
    - Major challenges in education aid
Debate on key issues including reactions from the floor
12:00-13:00 Child malnutrition and social protection
 
Elizabeth Kristjansson, University of Ottawa
    - Nutritional insecurity in developing countries
Armando Barrientos, University of Manchester
    - Financing and the politics of social protection in low-income countries
Iara Leite, Articulação SUL
    - South-South co-operation in social policy
Debate on key issues including reactions from the floor
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:15
Session 2: Roundtable discussion on financing social sector policy in developing countries: challenges and opportunities
  Round table discussion with participants and panelists
Tove Degnbol, Danida
Charlotte Petri Gornitzka, Sida
Romain Murenzi, TWAS
Finn Tarp, UNU-WIDER
15:15-15:30 Wrap up
  Tony Addison, UNU-WIDER