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Tony Blair speaks at Milken Institute London Summit

Tony Blair speaks at Milken Institute London Summit

This week Tony Blair spoke at the Milken Institute's London Summit as part of their Access to Global Capital Initiative, which is helping to accelerate growth in emerging and developing countries. You can read about the event and AGI's work with the Initiative here. ...

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Liberian reform an example of PDIA?

Liberian reform an example of PDIA?

Writing on his blog Matt Andrews, Associate Professor of Public Policy at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government gave his thoughts on our Liberia case study published earlier this year. Professor Andrews links the case study to the wider debate around Problem Driven Iterative Adaptation initiated by his colleague Lant Pritchett. ...

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Marta Foresti of ODI responds to AGI case study

Marta Foresti of ODI responds to AGI case study

As AGI launches its first case study looking at the support the organisation gives to the Government of Liberia, Marta Foresti Head of Politics and Governance at the Overseas Development Institute offers her thoughts on the paper and the lessons to draw from it. ...

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AGI launches first case study from the Insight and Learning Series

AGI launches first case study from the Insight and Learning Series

Today AGI is publishing the first case study from our new Insight and Learning series. The paper looks at the AGI Liberia Governance Team’s support for President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s landmark 150 day plan, which kicked off the President’s second term in 2012....

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Tony Blair visits AGI Partner Countries, Ethiopia and Tanzania

Tony Blair visits AGI Partner Countries, Ethiopia and Tanzania

In his latest visit to Africa Tony Blair visited five countries AGI is working in – Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, Nigeria and Malawi – and also Ethiopia and Tanzania at the invitation of their respective governments. He took part in discussions on economic reforms with each country’s President while also meeting with the AGI programme teams. ...

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Blog: Power Politics

Blog: Power Politics

As President Barack Obama announces the Power Africa initiative AGI CEO Nick Thompson discusses energy reform on the continent. ...

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AGI at the Africa Energy Forum 2013

AGI at the Africa Energy Forum 2013

This week AGI's Chief Executive Nick Thompson chaired a panel of African Ministers and senior private sector representatives at the Africa Energy Forum 2013 in Barcelona. The event focussed on the opportunities arising for Africa from its efforts to increase power generation and access to electricity for its populations. ...

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AGI’s CEO reflects on 5 years supporting effective governance

AGI's CEO reflects on 5 years supporting effective governance

Blog: In the first of a series of publications marking AGI's fifth anniversary this autumn, Nick Thompson reflects on the growth of the organisation since it started in Rwanda and Sierra Leone in 2008. ...

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New ODI Case Study on AGI’s work in Sierra Leone

New ODI Case Study on AGI’s work in Sierra Leone

The Overseas Development Institute has published three new case studies including one on AGI in Sierra Leone. AGI Director Andy Ratcliffe also took part in an ODI event focussing on the new research. You can read more here. ...

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Blog: Good governance is a win-win

Blog: Good governance is a win-win

AGI alumnus Peter Harrington heard Tony Blair speak about African development at the Baker Institute in May, you can read his thoughts on the event here. ...

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