The Council on Foreign Relations holds a corporate roundtable with Dureen Shahnaz, Founder and Chairwoman of Impact Investment Exchange Asia, moderated by Diana Taylor, Managing Director of Wolfensohn & Co.
by Deborah Brautigam, Adama Gayewith Deborah Brautigam, Adama Gaye
Deborah Brautigam of American University, author of Chinese Aid and African Development: Exporting Green Revolution, and Senegalese journalist Adama Gaye, author of China-Africa: The Dragon and the Ostrich, debate whether Chinese investment is good for Africa.
by Princeton N. Lyman, J. Stephen Morrisonwith Anthony Lake, Christine Todd Whitman
This CFR-sponsored Independent Task Force finds that Africa is of growing strategic importance to the United States in addition to being an important humanitarian concern, and finds that critical humanitarian interests would be better served by a more comprehensive U.S. approach toward Africa.
Dr. Thomas R. Frieden, Director, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention discusses the new set of global health challenges arising in low- and middle-income countries and the scalable, practical strategies that can help address them.