If you are an active practitioner in the field of international development, ... the SID Washington, D.C. Chapter is a 'must' group for you. No other organization follows the unfolding events of development as closely or completely...
- Jim Kolbe, Senior Transatlantic Fellow, Transatlantic Taskforce on Development, German Marshall Fund
I joined SID-Washington because it offers a collaborative platform for sharing good ideas, strategic relationships and innovative solutions that are critical for developing effective responses to the challenges of globalization.
- Kristi Ragan, Strategic Advisor to USAID Global Development Alliance, DAI
I am very grateful to SID-Washington. As a 30-year member of the organization, I applaud SID-Washington’s commitment, to airing multiple perspectives on controversial and timely issues...SID-Washington’s proven ability to assemble diverse groups and fine minds to discuss and debate important issues with passion and mutual respect is an enormous contribution.
-Larry Cooley, President, Management Systems International
January 30, 2015
International Health and Nutrition Workgroup
Join us for a planning meeting to discuss this year’s agenda for the SID-Washington International Health and Nutrition Workgroup.
January 30, 2015
Young Professionals Workgroup
Join us for a planning meeting to discuss this year’s agenda for the SID-Washington Young Professionals Workgroup.
February 3, 2015
Governance, Corruption & Rule of Law Workgroup
This panel is an opportunity for dialogue with USAID officials and development implementers on the challenges and opportunities of the fight against corruption.
February 6, 2015
Energy and Infrastructure Workgroup
Join us for a planning meeting to discuss this year’s agenda for the SID-Washington Energy and Infrastructure Workgroup.
February 10, 2015
SID-Washington Chapter Event
Join us on Tuesday, February 10th for a discussion on the ways in which approaches to aid are changing and will continue to change in the future. Representatives from USAID, the private sector, and two foundations will discuss how donors' priorities and strategies are shifting and how NGOs and private sector firms relying on aid are evolving as a result.
February 17, 2015
Private Sector Development and Food Security and Agriculture Workgroup
As the industry’s leading convening authority, we invite you to join WCF’s President, Bill Guyton, and WCF member companies Cargill, Hershey, Mars, and other global leaders in the cocoa industry as they discuss the CocoaAction initiative; key consumer and commercial drivers in sustainability and livelihoods programming; their respective commitments and global strategies; and the evolution of past and current industry-led interventions.
February 26, 2015
Asia Pacific Workgroup Event
Join us for a planning meeting to discuss this year’s agenda for the SID-Washington Asia Pacific Workgroup.