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Events

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

Upcoming

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 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

April 12, 2016
How much energy do the world’s poor need? The current commonly-used definition is a mere 100 kilowatts hours per person per year—or enough to power a...
September 28, 2015
600 million people in Africa have no access to electricity and millions more have only minimal, sporadic access. This energy poverty has deadly...
July 16, 2015
In the second of our Summer Film Series, we’ll be showing the Nigerian oil documentary Big Men. After the screening Todd Moss will host a Q...