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April 27, 2012
How can policymakers reduce the risk of violence after war? Can employment and anti-poverty programs reduce the risk of violence, and what does this...
April 23, 2012
John Githongo, an advocate for transparency and good governance, is well-known for his work as the anti-corruption czar in Kenya, where in 2003 he...
April 23, 2012
On Monday, April 23 at 10:00 a.m., the Kaiser Family Foundation will hold a briefing to explore global efforts to help more children live to age 5 –...
April 23, 2012
Center for Global Development president Nancy Birdsall is a speaker in the World Bank's event, "Pakistan: The Untold Story."
April 20, 2012
Worldwide, about 1.3 billion people lack access to electricity, while 2.7 billion lack access to clean cooking fuels. Meeting their needs is central...
April 18, 2012
Encouraging savings and self-insurance among micro-entrepreneurs: Two experiments from Chile The Center for Global Development presents a...
April 16, 2012
The Center for Global Development presents Time to Revisit Industrial Policy? Monday, April 16, 2012 4:00pm–5:30pm *Reception to Follow*...
April 10, 2012
The Center for Global Development and The Washington Post present: A World Bank President Candidate Event Tuesday, April 10, 2012 4:00pm–5:30pm...