- Jul 9, 2015 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us for Careers in Development with Kimberly Flowers. Ms. Flowers will share her extensive experience in strategic communications and international development, highlighting her time working for the U.S. government.
- Jul 7, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Please join us for a discussion on democracy and governance in Nigeria, as Africa's largest country aims to build on the success of its recent elections.
- Jun 17, 2015
Join us for a discussion on ways companies in the extractive industry engage indigenous communities in their areas of operation. Many extractive companies find themselves operating in close proximity to indigenous people and their territories, and working constructively with those communities is now a major business priority.
- May 28, 2015
Join us for Careers in Development with Curt Reintsma. Mr. Reintsma will share his perspectives on the adaptive roles played by development agencies given the changing landscape of traditional foreign assistance. He will also examine the effectiveness of multi-sector partnerships in addressing current and future global need.
- May 6, 2015
Hosted by the office of U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren
- Apr 20, 2015New oil and gas discoveries across Africa have raised hopes among governments and citizens alike that major investments to spur economic growth and development are the horizon. But the recent collapse in oil prices and broader unease around the energy market leave the timetable for capitalizing on these new discoveries uncertain.Apr 17, 2015
The data are stark and incontrovertible: In Eastern and Southern Africa, girls account for 80 percent of all new HIV infections among adolescents, and HIV/AIDS is the leading cause of death for girls aged 15-19.Apr 15, 2015
Post-harvest loss (PHL) is an enormous nutritional, economic, and environmental concern around the world, particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa. Roughly 40 percent of the world's food supply is wasted instead of consumed due to improper storage and damages. Therefore, reducing PHL represents a unique opportunity to enhance global food security.