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Event: Safaricom CEO Michael Joseph Discusses Kenya's Telecom Revolution

On November 12, the World Bank Institute, Infoshop, Africa Program, and ICT will host a discussion with the CEO of Kenya's Safaricom. Click here for event details.

Job Opportunity: World Cocoa Foundation Program Director

General Description:
The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) is a non-profit organization promoting social and economic development as well as environmental stewardship in cocoa-growing communities of Africa, Southeast Asia and the Americas...

Event: Nutrition Repositioned in the Development Agenda? Current Prospects for Scaling-Up Nutrition Outcomes

On November 4, IFPRI will host David Nabarro, Special Representative for Food Security & Nutrition at the United Nations, for their Annual Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture. A webcast will be available. Click here for event details.


Event: Delivering Aid Differently: Lessons from the Field

On November 15, the Global Economy and Development program at the Brookings Institute will host Delivering Aid Differently: Lessons from the Field authors Wolfgang Fengler and Homi Kharas to discuss the solutions that make development aid more effective. Click here for event details.

Ministerial Conference on Higher Education in Agriculture in Africa (CHEA)

The Ministerial Conference on Higher Education in Agriculture in Africa (CHEA) is being held as a policy dialogue conference for the purpose of reaffirming high level commitment to Higher Education in Agriculture in Africa. The objective is to mobilse high level political and development commitment for increasing investments in capacity development, including Higher Education, Science and Innovations in Africa.  See more about the conference on our events page.