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Date and Location

February 22, 2023
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM ET
B-l-4 Hauser Conference Room


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​​The creative and knowledge industries represent a supreme opportunity to create direct economic growth, by way of the economies of tomorrow, on the continent. But they also provide the quintessential tools for us to change the narrative about ourselves on the world stage today. How can we do a better job of this, from both sides of the lens? 

Nkiru Balonwu​ - Founder, Africa Soft Power/African Women on Board

Chidi Odinkalu - Professor of Practice in International Human Rights Law at the Fletcher School 


​This study group / discussion is open to all. Registration is not necessary.

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Speakers and Presenters

Nkiru Balonwu, M-RCBG Senior Fellow 

Chidi Odinkalu, Professor of Practice in International Human Right Law, Fletcher School