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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

April 30, 2014
African nations have seen impressive economic growth in the last couple decades, but more is needed to sustain that growth and continue to improve...
April 28, 2014
The World Bank presents the Philip Musgrove Memorial Lecture, featuring CGD Senior Fellow Mead over. Despite tremendous medical progress, the...
April 25, 2014
The Center for Global Development will host Lawrence Summers, Charles W. Eliot University Professor and President Emeritus of Harvard University, for...
April 24, 2014
Dani Rodrik was featured speaker of CGD’s ninth annual Richard H. Sabot Lecture honoring the life and work of Richard “Dick” Sabot, a friend, co-...
April 17, 2014
Can an intensive package of support lift people out of extreme poverty to a more stable state? The Consultative Group to Assist the Poor and the Ford...
April 9, 2014
Why does poverty persist across so much of the world, despite billions of dollars in international aid and the efforts of development professionals?...