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Transatlantic Divide? Post-Summit Views of Aid and the MDGs

Wednesday, September 21, 2005 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm


2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Falk Auditorium, Brookings Institution
1775 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC

A few days after the conclusion of the UN Summit to review progress toward the Millennium Development Goals, CGD and the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) co-hosted a panel discussion that examined the outcome of the summit, definitions of success and failure, and ways forward, with special attention to possible divergent views between the US and Europe of aid and aid architecture.

Confirmed speakers include:
John Simon - Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Relief, Stabilization, and Development, National Security Council

Michael Clemens - Research Fellow, CGD
Andrew Rogerson - Research Fellow, Poverty and Public Policy Group, ODI

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Non-Resident Fellow
Director of Migration, Displacement, and Humanitarian Policy and Senior Fellow