The CGD PodcastAuthor: Center for Global Development
24 Oct 2018

The CGD Podcast

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International development experts share their ideas on how wealthy countries can promote prosperity in developing countries.

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    Targeted Development with Sarah Bermeo

    Sarah Bermeo, political economist and author of Targeted Development: Industrialized Country Strategy in a Globalizing World, on how rich countries’ motivations for development have evolved, what they mean for developing countries, and where we are now.


  • Posted on 09 Aug 2018

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    How Girls Become Leaders with Joyce Banda

    Former president of Malawi Joyce Banda on how leaders are made, the challenges she faced as Malawi's first women president, and how the development community can help African girls reach their full potential. 


  • Posted on 19 Jul 2018

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    A Nation of Immigrants with Denis McDonough

    Former White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough on the state of US immigration policy, the case for refugee resettlement, and national identity.


  • Posted on 14 Jun 2018

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    Rewriting the Migration Story with Louise Arbour

    Louise Arbour, Special Representative for International Migration at the United Nations, on why we need to do better on migration, how international cooperation enhances national sovereignty, and what’s at stake in the ongoing negotiations for the Global Compact for Migration. 


  • Posted on 07 Jun 2018

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    Lessons from Liberia with Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

    Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, former President of Liberia and Africa’s first elected female president, on the impact of private sector investment, the urgency of action on climate change, and the resilience of developing countries.


  • Posted on 28 Mar 2018

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