USAID Administrator to Provide Keynote Remarks at the Chicago Council Global Food Symposium


For Immediate Release

Monday, May 19, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On THURSDAY, MAY 22, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Rajiv Shah will give remarks during the luncheon program at the Chicago Council Global Food Symposium 2014 in Washington, D.C. The topic of Administrator Shah’s remarks is, “Tackling Extreme Poverty at the Roots: A New Model of Development.” The Hon. Dan Glickman, former Secretary of Agriculture, will introduce Administrator Shah. Following Shah’s remarks, the Administrator will join Dr. Agnes Kalibata, Minister of Agriculture and Animal Resources for the Republic of Rwanda, in a discussion moderated by Roger Thurow, Senior  Fellow, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs.

WHAT:   Chicago Council Global Food Symposium 2014
WHO: USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah
WHEN: Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 12:45 p.m.

Ronald Reagan Building
Atrium Ballroom
1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW,
Washington, DC 20004

The event will be livestreamed at:

Accredited members of the press interested in attending, please RSVP to USAIDPressOfficers@usaid.gov202-712-4320; or Samantha Skinner, sskinner@thechicagocouncil.org312-821-7507.

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