- Apr 15, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Post-harvest loss (PHL) is an enormous nutritional, economic, and environmental concern around the world and especially in Sub-Saharan Africa. However, reducing PHL represents a unique opportunity to enhance global food security. There is consensus around many of the causes and actionable solutions that will benefit farmers, local suppliers, and consumers.
- Mar 31, 2015
A child's opportunities early on in life can make or break their chances to become a thriving, successful adult—and access to the most basic, vital services is often unequal, determined by gender, ethnicity, geography, economic circumstances, or other inherent factors.
- Mar 3, 2015
The Project on Prosperity and Development will host the Creating Shared Value Conference as part of its ongoing work on the role of the private sector in addressing enduring socioeconomic challenges in the world's poorest countries. Join us for a discussion on ways to maximize shared value between businesses and the often rural communities in which they operate.
- Feb 23, 2015
As the Ebola epidemic continues in West Africa, a major challenge impeding international efforts to “get to zero” Ebola cases and deaths is the absence of effective, portable, and affordable Ebola diagnostic tools. There has been a considerable push by industry, governments, NGOs, international organizations, and foundations to develop these new tests.
- Feb 13, 2015
Please join us for a lively conversation with Tolbert Nyenswah, Assistant Minister of Health and Head of Liberia's Incident Management System (IMS).
- Military Strategy Forum: General David M. Rodriguez on "AFRICOM: Strategic Opportunities and Challenges"Jan 27, 2015
Please join us for a Military Strategy Forum with the commander of US Africa Command, General David M. Rodriguez, USA.
- Jan 26, 2015
We regret that because of a last minute change in Major-General (ret.) Muhammadu Buhari's schedule, the CSIS Africa Program Event, "Countdown to Nigeria's 2015 Elections," originally scheduled for Monday, January 26, is canceled.
- Dec 16, 2014
There are rapidly accelerating efforts underway by industry, governments, NGOS, international organizations, and foundations to bring forward Ebola vaccines and antivirals. There have been promising early returns, amidst considerable unknowns and acute pressures to find safe, effective, and affordable new technological tools.