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Institutions: Can Development Wait that Long?

Thursday, March 2, 2017

555 Pennsylvania Ave, NW
Knight Conference Room
Washington, DC 20001
United States


Steve Pelliccia
Division Vice President, International Economic Growth, Abt Global


Michael Woolcock
Lead Social Development Specialist, The World Bank


PANEL 1: Thinking and Working Politically: Yin and Yang

Melissa Brown
Acting Deputy Assistant Administrator, USAID Bureau for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance

Juan Pardinas
Director, Mexican Institute for Competitiveness

Charles Cadwell
Director, Center on International Development and Governance, Urban Institute

Moderator: Graham Teskey
Principal Technical Lead, Governance, Abt Global


PANEL 2: Effective Governance: Lessons in Transparency and Accountability

Ania Calderón
Executive Director, Open Data Charter

Mark Robinson
Global Director, Governance at World Resources Institute

Helene Grandvoinnet
Lead Governance Specialist, Governance Global Practice, The World Bank

Nathaniel Heller
Managing Director, Results for Development

Moderator: Tiernan Mennen
Vice President, Governance, Abt Global