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Events

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.

Upcoming

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Past

May 2, 2018
Pascale Hélène Dubois will discuss the global impact of World Bank investigation and prevention activities and then join a panel with...
November 28, 2007
"Governance Matters: Debunking the Afro-pessimism Myth” will use the recent update of the World Bank Institute's (WBI) well-known global governance...
June 9, 2005
A new CGD report, "The Hardest Job in the World: Five Crucial Tasks For the New World Bank President," identifies key priorities for Paul Wolfowitz...
June 8, 2004
On June 8th, the Commission on Weak States and US National Security will release the findings of a nine month study on US policy toward weak and...
March 2, 2004
Simon Maxwell, Director of the Overseas Development Institute, will discuss how Europeans and Americans view their own and each others’ strategies on...
April 1, 2002
Center for Global Development non-resident fellow and professor at the Kennedy School of Government Lant Pritchett and Harvard University Professor...