Even as the COVID 19 pandemic inflicts a devastating toll on the global economy, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Group Chairman Tony Elumelu insists that now is the time to invest in countries in Africa. “Africa is a land of opportunity. Challenges exist in Africa, but we also have a huge return on investment,” Elumelu said during a TIME 100 Talks discussion with contributor Kimberly Dozier. “There’s no better time to make that bet than the time we live in.” Watch here.
Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. 9 November 2019
Moderated “Liberal Political Visions and Narratives against Nationalism” panel at Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung conference. Speakers: Jill Dougherty, Global Fellow at the Kennan Institute, The Wilson Center; Ambassador Ivan Korčok, Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to the United States; Dr. Alina Polyakova, David M. Rubenstein Fellow in the Center on the United States and Europe and Security and Strategy team at the Brookings Institution; Angela Stent, Director of the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies and Professor of Government and Foreign Service at Georgetown University. Watch video here.
Dozier moderated a panel at the Aspen Security Forum in 2017, with Ambassador to Iraq Fareed Yasseen; ISIS coordinator Brett McGurk; and New Yorker columnist Robin Write, from July 19 to 22, in Aspen, CO.
Dozier moderated a panel, Beyond the Middle East Disorder, at the 2017 Brussels Forum, from March 23-25, 2017. Panelists scheduled to speak included: Dr. Nabil Fahmy, Former Foreign Minister, Egypt; Amb. Zalmay Khalilzad, Counselor, Center for Strategic International Studies; Amb. Mohamed Loulichki, Senior Fellow, OCP Policy Center; &
Ms. Emma Sky, Director, World Fellows Program, Yale University