Monday 19 September 5:30pm
Joyce Banda, former president of Malawi, will deliver the 93rd Stephen A. Ogden ‘60 Memorial Lecture on International Affairs on Monday, Sept. 19. Titled “Moral Leadership: The Prerequisite for Economic Growth, Development and Peace in Africa,” Banda will draw from her political experience to discuss how through a number of reforms she was able to address the Malawian government's ailing economy. Prior to serving as the president of Malawi, the first woman to do so, Banda championed for the rights of rights of women, children, and the disabled and other marginalized groups. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. in the Salomon Center for Teaching, the College Green.