Investing with Impact: Building Partnerships for a Better Tomorrow


Photo: Igor Castro da Silva Braga / World Bank

By Rasheeda Clements, US State Department


Kris Balderston, US Special Representative for Global Partnerships, will hold a conversation with Kirsty Jenkinson, Director, Markets & Enterprise Program, World Resources Institute on "Investing with Impact: Building Partnerships for a Better Tomorrow." The conversation will highlight how government and business are working together to promote lasting change and innovation around the globe. The discussion, taking place this Thursday 17 May, will be moderated by Cheryl Benton, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs, and will be available for on demand viewing soon after on DipNote, the US Department of State's official blog, and here on Business Fights Poverty.

 

You are invited to participate by submitting questions, some of which will be selected for response during the broadcast. Submit your questions on DipNote, and join the ongoing discussion via Twitter using the hashtag #ImpactGPI. Please submit questions via DipNote and Twitter by Thursday 17 May.

 

Through Conversations with America, leaders of national non-governmental organizations have the opportunity to discuss foreign policy and global issues with senior State Department officials. These conversations aim to provide candid views of the ways in which leaders from the foreign affairs community are engaging the Department on pressing foreign policy issues. 

 

 

View other Conversations with America here and by accessing the Conversations with America video podcasts on iTunes.

 

Editor's Note:

 

This blog was first published on DipNote and is reproduced with permission.

 

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