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Woman Collecting Water in Achefar, Ethiopia, (Flickr: waterdotorg)

Save the date for the upcoming event on “Modern Africa – A Symposium on Opportunities for Women in Energy and Water Access” hosted by the Africa Program and Energy & National Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, in collaboration with the Brookings Institution, the Center for Sustainable Development in Africa, and the United Nations Foundation.

The event will take place on February 13, 2014 (8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.), and will be held at 1616 Rhode Island Avenue NW, Washington, DC. Visit the Center for Sustainable Development in Africa for more information. Registration details for the event will be shared in January 2014. The event will broadcast live on the web for those who cannot attend in person.

The event announcement can be downloaded here: Modern Africa Symposium (PDF).