John Podesta on the U.N. Post-2015 Development Agenda
In this video, Center for American Progress Chair John Podesta, who served on the U.N. High-Level Panel, discusses the panel's recommendations to eradicate poverty and transform world economies through sustainable development. Read more →
Ending Poverty in a Generation: The Post-2015 Development Agenda
CAP Chair John Podesta delivers a speech at Georgetown University.
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.
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.
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.
The Role of the U.S. Government in Promoting Private-Sector Development Solutions
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.
First chapter for ending extreme poverty
It is critical that all nations strive to meet the goal of eradicating extreme poverty by 2030.
The World in 2030
John Norris writes about why the U.N. goal to end extreme poverty by 2030 might be achievable.
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.
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.
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.
Inequality and Growth at Home and Abroad
CAP Chair John Podesta delivers a speech at the Georgetown University Law Center.
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.
Inclusive Economic Growth: Increasing Connectivity, Expanding Opportunity, and Reducing Vulnerability
Issue Brief We must take steps to ensure that the global economy allows the global population to thrive.
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.