Event

2016 Oct 07

Lunch Seminar - Can Government Promote Evidence-based Innovation in Development?

11:45am to 1:00pm

Location: 

Perkins Room (R-415), 4th Floor Rubenstein, HKS

 

Speaker: Anne Healy (MPA/ID '12), Managing Director of Development Innovation Ventures (DIV), USAID

Anne Healy

Anne leads Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) at USAID, the Agency's evidence-based social innovation fund. She has worked across the private, public, and social sectors on evidence and innovation in government and international development.... Read more about Lunch Seminar - Can Government Promote Evidence-based Innovation in Development?

2016 Sep 30

Lunch Seminar - Evaluating a Green Finance Investment: Scaling-Up Renewable Geothermal Energy in Indonesia

11:45am to 1:00pm

Location: 

Perkins Room (R-415), 4th Floor Rubenstein, HKS

Speaker: Migara Yawardena, Senior Energy Specialist in the Energy and Extractives Global Practice, The World Bank

Migara Jayawardena has worked throughout the world on issues related to infrastructure reform and development finance. Mr. Jayawardena’s work in the energy sector has focused mostly on power sector and utility reform, renewable energy, rural electrification, public-private partnerships, and development challenges related to climate change.  In his current position, he works mainly on business development, policy advice, and investment lending...

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2016 Sep 09

Lunch Seminar: What if Doctors Could Prescribe Seeds? Integrating Nutrition and Agriculture to Address Malnutrition in Rwanda

11:45am to 1:00pm

Location: 

Perkins Room (R-415), 4th Floor Rubenstein, HKS

Speaker: Jessie Cronan, Executive Director, Gardens for Health International

Gardens for Health International (GHI) is an NGO that works in partnership with local health centers in Rwanda to provide lasting agricultural solutions to chronic childhood...

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2016 Sep 06

CID Open House

6:15pm to 7:15pm

Location: 

NYE B & C, 5th floor Taubman Building, HKS

Ricardo Hausmann standing on elevated podium speaking to large audience

We want to give a warm welcome to our students and faculty to the 2016-2017 academic year!

Please...

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2016 Jan 07

Sri Lanka Economic Forum

(All day)

Location: 

Colombo, Sri Lanka

Steering Sri Lanka towards Sustainable and Inclusive Development

Harvard University’s Center for International Development has done an initial growth diagnosis on Sri Lanka and has identified the following key areas they believe are important to support sustained and inclusive long-term growth.

  • Macroeconomic and Fiscal Stability
  • Structural Transformation and Competitiveness
  • Urbanization and Development
  • Regional Development and Social Inclusion

This economic forum is structured around these key areas of risk and opportunity,...

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2015 Sep 10

CID Open House

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Malkin Penthouse, HKS

Interested in the cutting edge research in International Development? Here’s your chance to meet CID faculty, research fellows and staff and learn about student programs and opportunities at CID’s Annual Open House hosted by Marcela Escobari, CID Executive Director.

Featuring Research Programs:

  • Building State Capability (Matt Andrews)
  • Evidence for Policy Design (Asim...
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