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The World in 2030: Ending Global Poverty

Ending Poverty in a Generation: The Post-2015 Development Agenda

CAP Chair John Podesta delivers a speech at Georgetown University.

By John Podesta | Monday, December 9, 2013

Youth Q&A on the U.N. High-Level Panel on the Post-2015 Agenda Report

Nobel laureate Tawakkol Karman and CAP Chair John Podesta, both members of the U.N. High-Level Panel, answer questions about the post-2015 agenda from youth around the world.

By John Podesta and Tawakkol Karman | Monday, September 9, 2013

A Youth High-Level Panel to Guide Global Development

U.N. High-Level Panelists Tawakkol Karman and John Podesta write to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon advocating for a youth panel to guide the post-2015 development agenda.

By Tawakkol Karman and John Podesta | Monday, August 12, 2013

Relentlessly high youth unemployment is a global time bomb

John Podesta writes that large youth unemployment rates in the United States and the United Kingdom pose immediate and long-term risks and economic damage.

By John Podesta | Tuesday, July 9, 2013


The Role of the U.S. Government in Promoting Private-Sector Development Solutions

article icon Issue Brief A series of seismic changes are fundamentally altering how we should think about the relationship between public and private flows targeted at promoting development.

By John Podesta and John Norris | Wednesday, August 14, 2013

First chapter for ending extreme poverty

It is critical that all nations strive to meet the goal of eradicating extreme poverty by 2030.

By John Podesta | Thursday, May 30, 2013

The World in 2030

John Norris writes about why the U.N. goal to end extreme poverty by 2030 might be achievable.

By John Norris | Thursday, May 30, 2013

The Millennium Development Goals Are Working

John Podesta writes about how the Millenium Development Goals are working and how we will continue to pursue the achievement of them.

By John Podesta | Friday, April 5, 2013

We can end poverty, but the methods might surprise you

John Podesta and Casey Dunning write about the importance of smart social safety nets in growing out of poverty.

By John Podesta and Casey Dunning | Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Looking Back, Looking Forward: The Millennium Development Goals

John Podesta, Chair of the Center for American Progress, delivers remarks on the Millenium Development Goals at the St. Regis Hotel in Washington, D.C., Friday, April 5, 2013.

By John Podesta | Monday, April 8, 2013

Inequality and Growth at Home and Abroad

CAP Chair John Podesta delivers a speech at the Georgetown University Law Center.

By John Podesta | Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Twitter Town Hall on the Post-2015 Development Agenda

CAP Chair John Podesta held a Twitter town hall to take questions on the High-Level Panel on the Post-2015 Development Agenda on April 8, 2013.

By John Podesta | Thursday, May 30, 2013

Workers in Beijing

Inclusive Economic Growth: Increasing Connectivity, Expanding Opportunity, and Reducing Vulnerability

article icon Issue Brief We must take steps to ensure that the global economy allows the global population to thrive.

By John Podesta | Thursday, February 7, 2013

Ending Extreme Poverty in Our Time?

John Norris explains how the United States can work with its allies to end extreme poverty in the next two decades.

By John Norris | Thursday, February 14, 2013