Event RecapJun 14, 2022
Promoting more women in leadership is “a business imperative” and key to unlocking economic prosperity, say top executives
By Allison Holle
On June 7, the Atlantic Council’s empowerME Initiative held a workshop on "Balance of power: Promoting more women in leadership."
ReportJun 1, 2022
Do countries need freedom to achieve prosperity?
By Dan Negrea, Joseph Lemoine, Matthew Kroenig, Joel Kesselbrenner
The Freedom Index and Prosperity Index are two separate indexes that rank one hundred and seventy-four countries around the world according to their levels of freedom and prosperity.
Engagement ReframedMar 8, 2022
Engagement Reframed #4: Securing America’s demographic and economic future
By Mathew Burrows
What is the opportunity? Throughout US history, many American entrepreneurial heroes have been immigrants or the children of immigrants—from Alexander Graham Bell and Andrew Carnegie, both born in Scotland, to Intel’s Andy Grove and Google’s Sergey Brin, originally from Hungary and Russia, respectively. Indian immigrants comprise only about 1 percent of the US population but […]
empowerME ConversationsOct 12, 2021
The path to 25 healthcare breakthroughs by 2025
By Atlantic Council
In Season 2, Episode 3 of empowerME Conversations podcast, host and Atlantic Council empowerME Director Amjad Ahmad speaks with Pfizer Regional President for Africa and Middle East Patrick van der Loo about the COVID vaccine rollout in the region, prospects for machine learning and AI to revolutionize healthcare, policies that will promote innovation, and ways companies can nurture women leaders in the workplace.