Ideas to Action:

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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.

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November 30, 2018
Echidna Giving believes that when girls learn they can transform their lives, families, towns, cities and nations, to achieve deep, wide and long-...
November 20, 2018
Jishnu Das will discuss new research on equal opportunity and test scores. Children born to families with lower socio-economic status have fewer...