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Saturday, August 6 • 6:00pm - 6:40pm
The End of Poverty

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A panel discussion putting the individual interventions in developing countries into the context of the larger aim of ending poverty once and for all, a goal that can well be achieved this decade.

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Jeff Brown

Jeffrey Brown is the Chief Executive Officer of Evidence Action. He is responsible for the strategic leadership and oversight of Evidence Action’s evidence-based approach to scaling up development interventions to millions of people. Prior, Brown was interim CEO of the Global Innovation Fund, a $200M venture fund that finds, tests, and scales cost-effective solutions to the biggest international development challenges. He previously served... Read More →
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Anne Healy

Anne Healy leads Development Innovation Ventures at the U.S. Agency for International Development’s Global Development Lab. She has worked across the private, public, and social sectors on evidence and innovation in government and international development, including at Innovations for Poverty Action, McKinsey & Co., and the U.S. State Department. @AnneHHealy
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Svetha Janumpalli

Svetha Janumpalli is the Founder & CEO of New Incentives. With a background in impact evaluation and field research, Svetha brought policy makers, development researchers, and government partners together to create cost-effective cash transfer programs that save the lives of newborns and mothers in Nigeria. 
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Rajesh Mirchandani

Vice President, Communications and Policy Outreach, Center for Global Development
At CGD we believe changing policy is the best way to do good. We work to change the policies, practices and perspectives of rich countries and powerful institutions to help make the world more prosperous, equitable and just for all. We are always looking for others passionate about our approach to effective altruism. Come and say hi if that's you!
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Timothy Telleen-Lawton

Timothy has been working to strengthen GiveWell since the organization moved to San Francisco at the beginning of 2013. He had previously tried his hand earning to give, fundraising, lobbying Congress, and writing for a state-policy oriented think tank. Timothy graduated from Stanford University in 2006 with a BS and MS in Earth Systems.


Saturday August 6, 2016 6:00pm - 6:40pm
2. Pauley Ballroom East 2495 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94704

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