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From Space to Village: How Satellites and Mapping Tools Can Help End International Poverty

The American Experience Distinguished Lecture Series will present a talk by Carrie Stokes, Chief Geographer and Director of the GeoCenter U.S. Agency for International Development Washington, DC.

Carrie Stokes has worked for 30 years in international development and the environment. She is the first Geographer of the US Agency for International Development (USAID).  USAID is the world's premier international development agency, leading foreign assistance for the US Government in 100 countries across Africa, Asia, Latin America & the Caribbean, the Middle East, and Eastern Europe. Carrie is the recipient of the American Association of Geographers (AAG) Gilbert White Public Service Award, and was selected as a finalist for the prestigious Service to America Medal (Sammie) award.

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Refreshments will be served.

Parking suggested at Soldiers and Sailors auditorium garage.

Sponsored by PittHonors and The Dick Thornburgh Forum for Law & Public Policy.

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Thursday, November 8 at 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

University Club, Ballroom B (Second floor)
123 University Place, Pittsburgh, 15213

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