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Support CGD’s Work to Improve the Lives of Millions in the Developing World

Every day, the Center for Global Development breaks through the noise, fake news, and political soundbites with research, data, and evidence to improve the lives of millions of families around the world.

The past year posed global challenges that leapt beyond what any of us anticipated, but our researchers dove in head first with recommendations for policymakers that had a big impact on the developing world. From injecting data into a political debate about the economics of migration, to igniting critical conversations on women’s economic empowerment, CGD has a track record of transforming quality research and innovative ideas into action to improve the lives of millions in the poorest parts of the world. 

With your help, in 2019, we’ll be able to continue and expand on our important work. By making a donation of any amount, you will become an important partner in our efforts to alleviate poverty in the most vulnerable places in the world. By making a donation of $150 or more, you will be joining the 2019 CGD Society, and receive special opportunities to engage with CGD’s experts and programming, including special event invitations, personalized updates on issues, complimentary copies of CGD publications and more (depending on your gift).


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Abby Newbold
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Center for Global Development
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