TITLE: NGOs & Importing Democracy
SPEAKER: Julie Fisher
EVENT DATE: 02/21/2013
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 48 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
Author Julie Fisher discusses her book, "Importing Democracy: The Role of NGOs in South Africa, Tajikistan, and Argentina."
Speaker Biography: Before joining the Kettering Foundation, Julie Fisher was a scholar in residence at the Program on Non-Profit Organizations at Yale University and a lecturer in the biology department for a course on world population. She previously taught comparative politics and a course called "The Politics of Third World Development" at Connecticut College. As a specialist on nongovernmental organizations and microenterprise development, she has been a consultant to numerous international agencies, including CIVICUS, Technoserve, CARE, Trickle Up, Lutheran World Relief and Save the Children.