Weigh in, as global leaders seek agreement on a set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to overcome poverty and protect the planet. "Achieving the SDGs will require moving from billions to trillions in resource flows," the heads of international financial institutions said in a joint statement on 28 June. Can this "paradigm shift" happen?

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Where is the financing for development going to come from? Your chance to query the IMF chief #FFD3

What would you ask Christine Lagarde, the International Monetary Fund Managing Director, if you could sit down with her before the International Conference on Financing for Development in Addis Ababa begins on 13 July? Let us know, and AllAfrica will be your proxy. We'll select issues and questions, from those you submit, about how to address poverty and how to fund the efforts - on hunger, health, education, infrastructure, jobs, the environment.

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