- The Value of Higher Education in Development:A Conversation with 2014 YALI Washington Fellows on Education & Youth EntrepreneursJul 29, 2014 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
In June 2014, 500 young African leaders demonstrating exemplary entrepreneurial and civic leadership arrived in Washington D.C.
- Jul 18, 2014
Dr. Abdoulaye Dukule
Special Envoy of the President of the Republic of Liberia on the UN-High Level Panel on the Post-2015 Development Agenda
Head of Secretariat, African Union High Level Committee Post-2015
- Jul 14, 2014
Panelists examine the security situation at the national level and highlight innovative strategies being employed on the ground in violence-prone communities to anticipate, prevent, and militate against conflict. This conference is the third installment of an ongoing series, supported by the Ford Foundation, that brings Nigerian officials, civil society activists, and opinion leaders to Washington, D.C. to engage with U.S. policymakers and Africa experts on how best to ensure that Nigeria's 2015 elections are free, fair, and peaceful.
- Jun 24, 2014
Please join us for an event exploring how faith-based organizations in Nigeria and Uganda are reaching out to their communities about the importance of family planning.
- Jun 23, 2014
Global excitement, anticipation, and pride are mounting with the 2014 World Cup underway in Brazil this week. But the significance of soccer (or football, the world over) and sport go well beyond the stadiums. Around the world, it is being used as a unique and flexible tool to promote multiple aspects of youth development, girls empowerment, and peace.
- Jun 12, 2014
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for African Affairs Amanda J. Dory spoke at an off-the-record CSIS Maghreb Roundtable entitled “U.S. Engagement in the Maghreb” on June 12, 2014. Dory shared her view of the major strategic threats facing the United States in North Africa and the Sahel, outlined trends in U.S.
- May 5, 2014
Senior Advocate, Refugees International
Executive Director, Center for Civilians in Conflict
Senior Advisor for C.A.R., U.S. Department of State (invited)
Deputy Director and Fellow, Africa Program, CSIS
- Apr 23, 2014
Please join us for an event to examine U.S. policy options to advance international family planning and its linkages with broader U.S. health and development goals. The event will focus on lessons learned from Ethiopia’s ambitious Health Extension Program, and how this model can be adapted for other countries as they work to increase access to family planning.