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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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)

August 1: African Leaders Energy Briefing and Luncheon -Building U.S.-Africa Partnerships for Energy Sector Development

EnergyWHO: U.S. Trade and Development Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy

WHAT: African Leaders Energy Briefing and Luncheon -Building U.S.-Africa Partnerships for Energy Sector Development

WHERE: The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts 800 Bagby Street #300 Houston, TX 77002

WHEN: August 1 from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Learn more and RSVP at www.africanleadersvisitenergy.com.

August 7-8: IAAN Social Accountability Summit – “Call to Good Governance”

iaanWHO: International Association of African NGOs

WHAT: IAAN Social Accountability Summit: “Call to Good Governance”

Panel discussions and gala

WHEN: August 7-8 from 10 am to 4 pm (panels) and 7 pm – 2 am (gala)            

WHERE: Washington Marriot Hotel 775 12th St NW, Washington, DC 20005

Learn more and register at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/iaan-2014-summit-on-social-accountability-tickets-11442465723.

AUGUST 6: Presidential Dinner Discussion featuring President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria

abiWHO: Africa Business Initiative and the Corporate Council on Africa

WHAT: Presidential Dinner Discussion featuring President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria

The cost is $100 for CCA & ABI Members/Government or $200 for non-members.

WHEN: August 6 from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

WHERE: Grand Hyatt 1000 H Street, NW Washington, District of Columbia 20001

Learn more and register at https://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventID=1585060&

August 5: African Summit Symposium on Science, Technology and Innovation for Development in Africa

asaWHO: The National Academy of Sciences’s African Science Academy Development Initiative

WHAT: African Summit Symposium on Science, Technology and Innovation for Development in Africa

This event is an open forum featuring keynote presentations and panel discussions from academicians, government officials and private sector experts at USAID Partnership for Enhanced Engagement in Research Conference in Tanzania.

WHEN: August 5 from 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

WHERE: National Academy of Sciences Building 2101 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20418

Learn more and RSVP at http://www.nationalacademies.org/asadi/africansummit/index.html

August 4: Lunch, Keynote Address and Interactive Discussion with African Civil Society Leaders, Government Officials & the Private Sector

Basic CMYKWHO: Open Society Foundation                           

WHAT: Lunch, Keynote Address and Interactive Discussion with African Civil Society Leaders, Government Officials & the Private Sector

WHEN: August 4 from 1pm – 3pm

WHERE: InterContinental The Willard 1401 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC 20004     

Learn more at http://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/events