1. The fifty-first meeting of the Development Committee was held in Washington, D.C., on October 9, 1995, under the chairmanship of Mr. Mohamed Kabbaj, Minister of Finance and Foreign Investment of Morocco. Ministers welcomed World Bank President James D. Wolfensohn to his first meeting of the Committee. The Committee was pleased that, for the first time, the United Nations Secretary-General, Mr. Boutros Boutros-Ghali, addressed the Committee.1