October 11, 2016 - October 21, 2016

The combination of board and staff working in full alignment and harmony can be a force for positive change, success, joy, resilience and sustainability. When the opposite is the case we see trouble: frustration, mutual distrust, wasted energy and other resources and little chance of the organization fulfilling its mission. Although there is no simple recipe for making sure that boards and staff work well together, in this seminar we will explore key ingredients for effective governance. Join us for an exploration of what makes for good boards. Watch a video introduction to the seminar.

September 21, 2016

Join us to mark the opening of Mobility International USA’s (MIUSA) Brilliant & Resilient photo exhibit with a panel discussion on how women with disabilities across the globe are working as change agents to empower women and girls with disabilities in their communities. This is a World Bank Disability-inclusive Development Knowledge Silo Breaker event. Light refreshments will be provided. Wheelchair accessible, sign language interpreted.

September 07, 2016 - September 09, 2016

Why are some children unresponsive to treatment for pneumonia, malnutrition and HIV? Why do some of them die? Maybe they are among the over 600,000 children that fall ill with tuberculosis each year but are never diagnosed. Join experts from the TB and MNCH communities in a global debate on the linkages between tuberculosis and maternal and child health. Join the seminar at