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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.

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

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Past

August 20, 2013
CGD is pleased to announce a screening of Living on One Dollar, the second in our annual summer film series, Global Development Matters. The film...
May 9, 2013
The last decade has seen considerable progress enrolling children in schools worldwide: today most people live in countries on track to meet the...
June 19, 2012
Contrary to conventional wisdom, in recent evidence the support for militancy and terrorism does not decline with increasing levels of education in...
May 8, 2012
More than 20 percent of primary students in countries such as India and Pakistan attend private schools, which tend to be small, low-cost enterprises...
May 6, 2010
The large-scale expansion of primary education in developing countries has led to the increasing use of teachers on fixed-term renewable contracts...
October 21, 2009
Abstract: We conduct a randomized evaluation to assess the causal effect of distance on children's academic participation and performance. Based on...
October 7, 2009
Join us as we launch CGD's newest report, Start With A Girl: A New Agenda For Global Health. The report, supported by the Nike Foundation and the...
September 15, 2009
Abstract: In order to contest elections in Pakistan in 2002, all candidates for Member of National Assembly had to file proof of graduating with a...

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