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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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Upcoming

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Past

April 16, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic threatens lives, well-being, and economies in low- and middle-income countries. Yet many of the interventions implemented in...
July 2, 2019
The Saving One Million Lives (SOML) program for results (PforR) aims to increase the utilization and quality of high impact reproductive, child...
December 10, 2015
Can short–term unconditional cash transfers (UCT) create longer-term impacts? In a new paper, Berk Özler and co-authors study a group of...
November 9, 2015
What is the best way to help the world’s poorest and most vulnerable? The current humanitarian aid system - based around the delivery of...
September 15, 2015
The humanitarian aid system is under severe strain. New approaches are needed to protect the lives and dignity of those affected and to ensure aid is...
July 2, 2015
As part of a broad effort to tackle subsidy reform, the Government of India introduced one of the largest direct benefit transfer programs in the...
March 20, 2015
With all the hype (and criticism) over foreign aid programs that pay for results, what do we really know about how they are being implemented and...
November 25, 2014
Human capital and its relation to poverty are central areas of study in development economics. The Mexican conditional cash transfer (CCT) program...

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