Upcoming Events & Appearances
Aug 2, 2014
Join Voices for Sudan for the second annual Boston-area Sudanese Diaspora Advocacy Training event. With guest speakers, the workshop will train attendees on how to develop and effectively communicate their personal story, how to influence elected officials, how to interact with media, and best practices for fundraising.
Aug 4, 2014
Enough Project Founding Director John Prendergast will be speaking on a panel, "A Changing Dynamic: Africa’s Image and U.S. Perceptions in the 21st Century,” to support the goal of the U.S.-African Heads of State Summit. He will be joined on the panel by recording artist Aliaune “Akon” Thiam, and New York Times White House correspondent Helene Cooper. The panel is part of an all-day event hosted by the Brookings Institution, an Africa Growth Initiative event, entitled “The Game Has Changed: The New Landscape for Innovation and Business in Africa” on Monday, August 4, 2014 from 9:00am to 6:00pm.