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CSIS Global Development Forum

May 21 @ 3:48 pm EDT

CSIS Global Development Forum

Thursday, April 23, 2015
8:00 am – 3:30 pm
Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
1616 Rhode Island Avenue NW

Keynote Addresses by:

The Honorable Ander Crenshaw
U.S. Representative, R-FL

Dr. Sri Mulyani Indrawati
Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer
World Bank Group

See here for full event agenda and further detail.

Breakout session topics including:

  • Innovative Financing Mechanisms
  • Health System Strengthening in the Wake of the Ebola Epidemic
  • Moving Past Conflict: Paving the Way for Economic Growth
  • Global Priorities for the Sustainable Development Agenda
  • U.S. Government Resources in a New Era of Development
  • Education and Capacity Building for a Growing Global Workforce

Please join us for CSIS’ inaugural Global Development Forum (GDF). With a significant reduction in extreme poverty and an increase in private financial flows to the developing world over the past two decades, the face of development is rapidly changing. Meeting today’s challenges calls for innovation and effective partnerships across sectors, with an emphasis on improving governance and leveraging the role of the private sector.

Please RSVP to ChevronForum@CSIS.org.

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May 21
3:48 pm UTC-4