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June 12, 2008

Maternal and Child Health
Rethinking Maternal Health

This event was made possible by the generosity of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.

October 16, 2009

Global
Pandemic Influenza: Science, Economics, and Foreign Policy

Session One: The ScienceArnold Monto, Professor, Epidemiology, University of MichiganPeter Palese, Professor and Chair, Microbiology, and Professor of Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Mount Sinai Schoo…

October 16, 2009

Global
Pandemic Influenza: Science, Economics, and Foreign Policy: Session Three: Foreign Policy

Watch experts discuss the U.S. foreign policy implications of a global pandemic including access to vaccinations and effects on trade. This session was part of a CFR symposium, Pandemic Influenza: S…

October 16, 2009

Global
Pandemic Influenza: Science, Economics, and Foreign Policy: Foreign Policy

LAURIE GARRETT: If people could please take their seats. Broadcast audience, we'll be starting momentarily. Good morning, I'm Laurie Garrett, here as a senior fellow at Council on Foreign Relat…

June 9, 2011

Development
Challenges and Opportunities in Africa: A Conversation with Nicky Oppenheimer

Nicky Oppenheimer, chairman of De Beers, discusses business challenges and opportunities in Africa, as well as the importance of diversifying Africa's economic base and sustainable development. This…

June 9, 2011

Development
Challenges and Opportunities in Africa: A Conversation with Nicky Oppenheimer

Africa today remains a hotspot for potential investors, despite persistent political and economic instability in a number of areas. Demand for commodities, a rising consumer class, and infrastructure…

June 9, 2011

Development
Challenges and Opportunities in Africa: A Conversation with Nicky Oppenheimer

Join Nicky Oppenheimer as he discusses some of the lessons and opportunities for Africa that have arisen from the global economic crisis, including how business contributes to sustainable developme…

March 27, 2009

Sub-Saharan Africa
Africa Needs Governance and Globalization

Mo Ibrahim, a Sudanese businessman who promotes good governance and entrepreneurship in Africa, says foreign investors, whether they are corporations, funds, or donor nations, must take the lead in b…