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Events

Note: CGD is committed to gender diversity. Read our gender diversity commitments for public events here.

Upcoming

February 26, 2019
Now in its 4th year, the AIDF Africa Summit returns to Nairobi, Kenya on 26-27 February 2019, once again uniting 300+ humanitarian and development leaders, decision makers and advisors committed to...

Past

December 5, 2012
Join CGD for a MADS with Leonardo Iacovone where he will present his joint research on the determinants of export success for African firms. This...
October 24, 2012
At this October 24th MADS, Alan de Brauw will present a new paper in which he and his co-authors use a unique panel dataset of migrants and non-...
September 14, 2012
At the first MADS of the 2012-2013 academic year, Pamela Jakiela will present a new paper that measures the economic impacts of social pressures to...
August 29, 2012
In Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country, one quarter of child deaths are due to vaccine preventable diseases and recent data suggests that vaccine...
July 31, 2012
The Center for Global Development is pleased to host Michael Froman, President Obama's Deputy National Security Advisor and Assistant for...
June 20, 2012
CGD is pleased to announce the first screening of its annual summer film series, Global Development Matters. The 2012 series will commence on June 20...
April 27, 2012
How can policymakers reduce the risk of violence after war? Can employment and anti-poverty programs reduce the risk of violence, and what does this...
April 23, 2012
John Githongo, an advocate for transparency and good governance, is well-known for his work as the anti-corruption czar in Kenya, where in 2003 he...