CGD vice president and senior fellow Todd Moss explains the benefits to democracy and development of direct cash disbursement of Ghana's forthcoming oil revenue.
Amendment to Presidential Policy Directive 1 (PPD-1): Add the USAID Administrator to the National Security Council
Senior policy analyst Sheila Herrling calls on the National Security Officer to elevate global development and enhance the impact of U.S. foreign assistance. One step: add the USAID Administrator to the National Security Council
CGD vice president Ruth Levine suggests specific actions for the Obama administration to take for the impact of the White House Council on Women and Girls to extend beyond U.S. borders.
Senior fellow Todd Moss delineates three recommendations for the Obama administration to help restore democracy to Zimbabwe.
Senior fellow Kinberly Elliott recommends extending duty-free, quota-free access to U.S. markets for the most vulnerable countries.
Nandini Oomman, director of CGD's HIV/AIDS Monitor, calls on President-elect Obama to push PEPFAR (the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief)to release official data on obligations to prime partners, subpartners, and program areas to improve transparency and accountability.