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Women and Girls as Change Agents

RESEARCH
Report by Multiple Authors

Investing in girls' education can put countries on the path to a more stable, prosperous future.

A young Indian girl writes on a chalkboard in a classroom
Nikhita S.
Women and Girls

Untapped Wealth of Cities

RESEARCH
Report by Alexander Hitch

This report explores ways cities can assess the true value of their public assets

Hong Kong skyline.
Reuters
Global Cities

Girls Leading: From Rural Economies to Global Solutions

RESEARCH
Report by Catherine Bertini

This report is a collection of perspectives from 20 authors that highlights the needs of rural girls and solutions to the challenges they face.

A young girl in school in Islamabad, Pakistan.
Caren Firouz/Reuters
Women and Girls

Leadership Initiative on Corporate Engagement with Public Policy

RESEARCH
Policy Brief by Multiple Authors

This paper provides recommendations for corporate engagement with public policy issues for societal objectives.

US Capitol Building at night
Global Economy, Trade and Business

Women and Global Development Forum Roundtable on Diversity, Inclusion, and Culture

RESEARCH
Report by Katelyn Jones

Recognizing the critical importance of addressing D&I across sectors, a group of leaders gathered in a roundtable at the Council’s 2018 Global Health and Development Symposium.

Two women having a discussion on-stage during the International Women's Day: Tech Trailblazers For Social Good event.
Inclusion and Equity

Building Urban Futures: City Carbon Actions Anchored in Building Codes and Standards

RESEARCH
Report by Karen Weigert

An estimated 100 billion square meters of new construction is expected in countries without mandatory building energy codes. A consistent set of principles can frame the work needed to shape thriving, low-carbon cities.

People walking in blurred motion through the Financial District of Paris, France.
Global Cities

100 Top Economies: Urban Influence and the Position of Cities in an Evolving World Order

RESEARCH
Report by Multiple Authors

This report aims to better understand whether and how cities might harness their economic influence for influencing policy and governance debates at the national and international levels.

New York City's Times Square.
Global Economy, Trade and Business

The First 1,000 Days: A Crucial Time for Mothers and Children—And the World

RESEARCH
Book by Roger Thurow

Proper nutrition during the first 1,000 days of a child’s life can profoundly influence an individual’s ability to grow, learn, and work.

Woman and child, India.
Raju GPK
Food and Agriculture

Global Food Security by the Numbers

RESEARCH
Report by Charles E. Hanrahan

Investments in global food security alleviate poverty, spur economic growth, promote social stability, and enhance the resilience of communities in low-income regions of the world.

 Women in Niger water their vegetable garden.
Food and Agriculture

Holding Steady: Public Opinion on Immigration

RESEARCH
Public Opinion Survey by Multiple Authors

This survey showed that opinion was split on whether these unaccompanied minors should be treated as refugees or undocumented immigrants.

People wait in line at the US-Mexico border.
Reuters
Immigration and Migration