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CGD is committed to building an organization that embraces diversity and fosters inclusivity. We value diversity across intersectional dimensions, including, but not limited to, race, ethnicity, geographic location, and gender. As such, our public events aim to bring together relevant expertise and a balance of perspectives. Read our diversity commitments for public events here.

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July 7, 2021
Economists play an important role in policy-making in the UK, but as a profession, they are not very representative of society. Recent research has...
June 16, 2021
Climate changes require a fundamental rethinking of our approach to the world economy. Africa has contributed the least to these changes, but will be...
May 27, 2021
Through our work on the Donor Tracker, we know which donors are or are not making bold policy commitments and we know what they do and don’t fund....
May 20, 2021
Prior to the pandemic, several African countries were in the process of extending their universal health coverage (CSU) provisions.
April 19, 2021
The African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET) and the Center for Global Development (CGD) are co-hosting this panel discussion on the...
March 23, 2021
Developed and developing countries are challenged by aggressive tax planning by multinational enterprises (MNEs), with low-income countries...
March 17, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a significant toll on African economies, translating notably into growing fiscal and external imbalances and...
March 10, 2021
Even prior to COVID-19, full immunization for age was vastly unequal in large middle-income countries like Nigeria. As the COVID-19 crisis deepens,...

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