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The Case for Globalization and Robust Global Value Chains
February 08, 2024
A New Vintage of Populism in Latin America
February 23, 2024
Center for Global Development Keynote Address
November 08, 2019
This is the text of a speech given by president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at an event hosted at the Center for Global Development on November 4, 2019.
From Day One: Why Supporting Girls Aged 0 to 10 Is Critical to Change Africa’s Path
June 12, 2018
As an African woman leader who grew up on African soil, Joyce Banda has seen firsthand how young rural girls face obstacles that shape the rest of their lives. From Day One makes the case of how, if African girls are to realize their potential and become the leaders that their continent so badly nee...
Keynote Speech at Harvard University’s 9th Annual African Development Conference
April 02, 2018
On March 24, 2018, Antoinette Sayeh gave the afternoon keynote speech at Harvard University’s 9th Annual African Development Conference. She highlighted four immediate economic challenges facing sub-Saharan Africa, what they mean for the long-term, and the need for action to address them.
Keynote Speech at the Liberia Development Conference
March 29, 2017
On February 1, 2017, CGD Visiting Fellow Antoinette Sayeh returned home to serve as keynote speaker for the Liberian Development Conference, laying out four core priorities for Liberia's future.
SABOT LECTURE SERIES
An African Growth Miracle - Ninth Annual Sabot Lecture
May 07, 2014
Dani Rodrik delivers the ninth annual Sabot Lecture, May 2014.
Show Me the Money: Leveraging Anti–Money Laundering Tools to Fight Corruption in Nigeria
December 28, 2010
Nuhu Ribadu, former head of Nigeria's Economic and Financial Crimes Commissions, shows how he and his team used international money-laundering laws to fight corruption in Nigeria.
Not Just Aid: How Making Government Work Can Transform Africa (by Tony Blair)
December 14, 2010
The Right Honourable Tony Blair discusses building strong African leadership in a public address hosted by CGD on December 16, 2010.