CSIS, in collaboration with the Initiative for Global Development (IGD), will host an event on “Successful Models for Private Sector-Led Economic Growth in Africa” on Thursday, June 14 from 9:00am – 10:30am at CSIS, 1616 Rhode Island Avenue NW.
The panel session will build off recent work at CSIS with a closer look at how market-based approaches to development can help drive sustainable change and economic opportunity in Africa. The report, “Pioneering New Operating Models and Measurement Techniques for Private Sector-Led Development: Assessing Impact in Nigeria’s Niger Delta”, from the Initiative for Global Development (IGD), will frame the conversation.
Panelists include C.D. Glin, President and CEO , U.S. African Development Foundation (USADF); Heather Kulp, Executive Director, Niger Delta Partnership Initiative (NDPI), and Mima Nedelcovych, President and CEO, Initiative for Global Development (IGD). Additional panelists will be announced. The panel discussion will be moderated by Daniel F. Runde, William A. Schreyer Chair in Global Analysis and Director of the Project on Prosperity at CSIS