Modernizing U.S. Food Security Efforts
Director, Global Harvest Initiative
In this Careers in Development session, Margaret Zeigler will discuss her extensive experience working to address global hunger, focusing on steps that the U.S. government and private sector can take to increase the long-term effectiveness of food security programs. She will also offer specific tips for young professionals who are interested in working in foreign assistance and food security.
Margaret Zeigler is Executive Director of the Global Harvest Initiative. She has dedicated her career to addressing global hunger and food security, most recently serving as deputy director at the Congressional Hunger Center, where she spent the past 18 years working closely with the public and private sectors, non-profit organizations, industry leaders and policy makers to promote food security and reduce hunger. Margaret is a recognized thought leader on food security issues, serving as a media commentator and writer for several publications and news networks around the world.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Concourse 115, CSIS
1616 Rhode Island Avenue NW, Washington, DC