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

Upcoming

October 29, 2018
More than two years after we saw the end of a deadly Ebola epidemic that claimed the lives of over 11,000 people and devastated populations in West Africa, new mechanisms have been pursued to...
November 1, 2018
Policymakers will convene at the Global Conference on Primary Health Care in Astana later this month to mark the 40th anniversary of the Declaration of Alma-Ata and renew their commitments to...
November 8, 2018
The Center for Global Development, CDC Group, and the Centre for Finance and Development are pleased to invite you to the international conference Blended Development Finance and the New Industrial...
November 13, 2018
Over 1 billion women lack access to financial services due to economic and social barriers, time and mobility constraints, and discrimination Financial services delivered digitally can address these...
November 14, 2018
AidEx is a two day event, which encompasses a conference, exhibition, meeting areas, awards and workshops. Its fundamental aim is to engage the sector at every level and provide a forum for aid...

Past

May 16, 2018
Economic recovery in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) is gaining momentum, but more work is needed to ensure growth is both sustainable and...
April 19, 2018
Most countries in Latin America are currently reporting fiscal deficits and many have increased their external debt ratios. This has refocused...
April 10, 2018
Since the early 2000s, Latin America has become increasingly integrated with the global economy, liberalizing trade and opening its capital account....
February 20, 2018
The “glass ceiling” in finance has barely cracked. Compared to the available talent pool, there is still a large gap between the...
January 16, 2018
The World Bank’s Global Economic Prospects 2018 recognizes that the global economy is enjoying a long-awaited broad-based cyclical recovery. In...
April 4, 2017
A protectionist stance from the US looms large as a policy concern for Latin America, where many countries have chosen a growth model based on...
May 13, 2016
The rise of digital technology has nurtured a growing industry around the world in financial services that benefit the poor, from mobile payments and...
April 5, 2016
The new government in Buenos Aires has taken quick steps that send a strong message to the world: Argentina wants to open its markets. President...

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