USAID ECCN hosted a reception on March 8, at CIES to share what the network had accomplished in its first year, where it is heading now, and how interested individuals and organizations can get involved.
Nina Weisenhorn, USAID Senior Advisor on Education in Crisis and Conflict delivered the opening remarks in which she addressed USAID’s new Education Strategy. Cornelia Janke, Director of USAID ECCN, described the network’s activities planned for Year 2.
Close to 100 guests from over 30 different organizations such as USAID, UNICEF, The World Bank, GIZ, DFID, FHI360, IRC, RTI, Save the Children, Creative Associates, EDC, World Vision, and others attended the reception to meet old friends and peers, engage in dialogue, and make new connections.
7:30 pm – 8:15 pm: Networking
8:15 pm – 8:45 pm: Remarks by:
Cornelia Janke, USAID ECCN Project Director, introduces USAID ECCN and activities for year 2.
Nina Weisenhorn, USAID Senior Education Advisor, addresses USAID’s new Education Strategy.
8:45 – 9:30 pm: Networking