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Events

While CGD and CGDE in-person events are postponed at this time following guidance from public health officials on dealing with the spread of the coronavirus, we will continue to host some events and meetings online and will place updated announcements on this page as they are organized and confirmed. Thank you for your continued interest in CGD’s work.

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

Upcoming

There are currently no upcoming events.

Past

January 29, 2014
America is in decline, and the rise of the East suggests a bleak future for the world's only superpower - so goes the conventional wisdom. In his new...
January 28, 2014
Bingo. The State of the Union. You and your friends from the Center for Global Development. It’s that time of year again for CGD’s annual State of...
January 24, 2014
One-seventh of the world’s population consumes less than the recommended caloric intake levels. Yet, the impact of this low caloric intake on...
January 21, 2014
At the first 2014 MADS, Raymond Guiteras will present a recent paper addressing two inter-related questions: First, does aid potentially worsen...
January 16, 2014
AIDS Drugs for All: Social Movements and Market Transformations, a new book by Ethan Kapstein and Joshua Busby, describes the politics and economics...
January 15, 2014
Last June, President Obama announced a new initiative which aims to double access to electricity in sub-Saharan Africa, a region where nearly 600...