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Aluminary: Molly Kinder
August 27, 2015
Molly Kinder is fairly certain that she holds the CGD record for repeat hires: four different CGD stints, spanning more than a dozen years and working for some of the legends of CGD’s past and present. She first joined CGD in January 2003 as a program assistant working for Ruth Levine in the n...
UNGA Dispatch: The Launch of the New Global Innovation Fund
September 23, 2014
It is UNGA season here in New York City, which spells the annual arrival of scores of world leaders, snarled traffic, and headline-grabbing announcements from the international development community.
Beyond Bullets and Bombs: Fixing the U.S. Approach to Development in Pakistan (Event Video)
June 07, 2011
Fallout from the killing of Osama bin Laden in a Pakistani garrison town has prompted an anxious reassessment of all facets of the complex, troubled alliance between the United States and Pakistan. A new report from CGD’s Study Group on U.S. Development Strategy in Pakistan shines light on a crucial...
CGD in the News
A New Strategy for Aid to Pakistan (Foreign Policy)
June 02, 2011
CGD president Nancy Birdsall's article about U.S. aid to Pakistan was featured in Foreign Policy's AFPAK Channel.
A New Strategy for Aid to Pakistan
June 02, 2011
This is a joint post with Wren Elhai and Molly Kinder and first appeared on ForeignPolicy.com’s AfPak Channel blog. Read the report of the Study Group on U.S. Development Strategy in Pakistan here. A response from Alexander Thier, head of USAID’s Office of Afghanistan and Pakistan Affairs can b...
Experts Urge Revamp of U.S. Approach to Pakistan
June 01, 2011
WASHINGTON, D.C.(June 1, 2011)-U.S. and Pakistani development experts are urging a substantial revamp of the U.S. approach to Pakistan, saying that U.S. efforts to build prosperity in the nuclear-armed nation with a fledgling democratic government, burgeoning youth population, and shadowy intelligen...
Beyond Bullets and Bombs: Fixing the U.S. Approach to Development in Pakistan
May 30, 2011
In a new CGD report, U.S. and Pakistani development experts urge a substantial revamp of the U.S. approach to Pakistan, saying that U.S. efforts to build prosperity in the nuclear-armed nation with a fledgling democratic government, burgeoning youth population, and shadowy intelligence services are ...