AUGUST 4: Breakfast conversation on Global Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

ippfWHO: International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) and Her Excellency, Dr. Maria da Luz Dai Guebuza, First Lady of Mozambique

WHAT: Breakfast conversation on Global Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

Dr. Guebuza is a passionate advocate of women’s rights, both in Mozambique, and worldwide. She is a Patron of UNAIDS and the Global Plan, and has worked to strengthen educational institutions and the role of women in her home country. The First Lady will be speaking about the future of SRHR in the UN’s Post-2015 Development Agenda.

WHERE: Hotel George, 15 E Street, NW, Washington, DC

WHEN: Monday, August 4, 2014 at 9AM

RSVP to Liesl Grebenstein at liesl [at] adsventures.net

 

 

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August 6: Investment and Ingenuity: Overcoming Obstacles to Doing Business in Sub-Saharan Africa

Atlantic Council LogoWHO: Aubrey Hruby, Visiting Fellow, Africa Center, Atlantic Council; William Asiko, CEO, Investment Climate Facility; Morten Jerven, author of Poor Numbers; Diana Layfield, CEO, Africa Operations, Standard Chartered Bank WHAT: Investment and Ingenuity: Overcoming Obstacles to Doing Business in Sub-Saharan Africa

WHEN: Wednesday, August 6; 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Atlantic Council (1030 15th Street NW (12th Floor, West Tower), Washington, DC 20005)

August 5: A Conversation with Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki

Atlantic Council LogoWHO: Atlantic Council and Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki

WHAT: A Conversation with Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki

WHEN: Tuesday, August 5; 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. (Registration begins 10:45)

AUGUST 4: Morocco’s Emergence as a Gateway to Business in Africa

Atlantic Council LogoWHO: Atlantic Council; H.E. Moulay Hafid Elalamy, Minister of Industry, Trade, Investment, and the Digital Economy, Kingdom of Morocco; Mohamed El Kettani, Chairman and CEO, Attijariwafa Bank; Karim Hajji, CEO, Casablanca Stock ExchangeNabil HabayebPresident and CEO, Middle East, North Africa & Turkey, GE

 

JULY 31: The US-Africa Leaders Summit: A Preview

US Africa Leaders Summit PreviewWHO: Atlantic Council and Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield

WHAT: The US-Africa Leaders Summit: A Preview

WHEN: Thursday, July 31; 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. (Registration begins 10:45)

JULY 30: U.S.-Ethiopia Investment Summit & Luncheon

CCAWHO: Corporate Council on Africa, the Ethiopian Embassy, and Greater Houston Partnership
WHAT: U.S.-Ethiopia Investment Summit & Luncheon
The cost is $40 for Greater Houston Partnership members & $50 for non-members.
WHERE: The Houstonian Hotel, Club and Spa 111 North Post Oak Lane, Houston, TX 77024
WHEN: Wednesday, July 30 from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Registration and further detail can be found at: http://events.houston.org/?id=247&eid=588&Mode=ViewDetails