With rigorous economic research and practical policy solutions, we focus on the issues and institutions that are critical to global development. Explore our core themes and topics to learn more about our work.
In timely and incisive analysis, our experts parse the latest development news and devise practical solutions to new and emerging challenges. Our events convene the top thinkers and doers in global development.
Christian Haußner was a senior policy analyst for the Global Health programme at CGD, based in the Europe office. He has over five years’ experience in International Development. He previously worked on Livelihood Security and Rural Development in South Africa, Pakistan and Bangladesh, and has spent the last two years working on Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health and SRH programmes for Options Consulting Services in Nigeria and Kenya. Christian holds an MSc in Geography and Development Studies from the Freie University Berlin. He enjoys long hikes and outdoor activities.