Georgetown University's Center for Public and Nonprofit Leadership (CPNL) presents the 2012 Waldemar A. Nielsen Issue Forum in Philanthropy: Public Problems, Private Money: Can Global Philanthropy Make the Right Kind of Difference in Today's World?
This event was held on February 29th at Georgetown University in Washington, DC and was cosponsored with the Walsh School's Institute for the Study of Diplomacy. The speakers are experts in philanthropy, international development and human rights. Kavita Ramdas, CPNL's 2012 Waldemar A. Nielsen Fellow and Former President and CEO of the Global Fund for Women, provided opening remarks. Our distinguished panel also included Lisa Mensah, Executive Director of the Initiative on Financial Security at the Aspen Institute and Raymond C. Offenheiser, President of Oxfam America. Stanley Katz, Professor of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University and renowned specialist on philanthropy and nonprofit institutions, moderated this lively discussion.