Programming Aid to Address Extreme Poverty [Polaris]

This panel will bring together leaders from USAID, the World Bank and BRAC to stimulate thinking on how systems and processes of aid programming can take into account an explicit focus on ending extreme poverty.
  • Susan Davis, President and CEO, BRAC USA
  • Makhtar Diop, Vice President for the Africa Region, World Bank
  • J Alexander Thier, Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Policy, Planning and Learning USAID
  • Moderator: Chris Blattman, Associate Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, Columbia University