Center for American Progress

For The Sustainable Security Program

Overview
The Center for American Progress’s Sustainable Security and Peacebuilding Initiative promotes investments in global prosperity and stability to foster long-term U.S. national security. This grant will permit the Initiative to provide leadership and content to the Modernizing Foreign Assistance Network and help shape consensus regarding the most important aid reforms to preserve and advance from the Bush and Obama administrations. During the grant period the Initiative will also inform the President’s Global Development Council, foster greater private sector support in assisting with the global refugee crisis, and advance understanding of the challenges to achieving women’s economic empowerment in the Global South.
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for building U.S. capacity to shape the strategy and narrative on climate cooperation and competition with China  
To support Center for American Progress's work to strengthen U.S. capacity on U.S. China climate partnership. The grant will build bipartisan consensus on a path for America's international climate policy. It strives to reframe the U.S. thinking about the role of U.S.-China relations in the climate policy and target context, focusing on tools that increase the cost of emissions and boost clean alternatives from China. Longer term, Center for American Progress will form a network to inform and convince the US policy makers that the U.S. can shift the emissions trajectory of the world's two largest emitters – U.S. and China - by adopting an accountable framework in international trade, development and diplomacy. (Substrategy: China National Policy)
for the national climate program and the Equitable & Just National Climate Platform  
The Center for American Progress will advance three primary and complementary goals: (a) support the design and implementation of an ambitious federal investments approach to addressing climate; (b) expand the scope of regulatory rulemaking to address climate throughout the administration; and (c) strengthen the climate coalition by continuing to define and advance shared environmental and social justice goals through the Equitable & Just National Climate Platform. (Substrategy: U.S. National Policy)
for a community-informed strategy for modernizing and elevating the teaching profession  
The Center for American Progress is an independent, nonpartisan policy institute dedicated to improving the lives of all Americans through bold, progressive ideas, as well as strong leadership and concerted action. The center uses research and policy ideas to challenge the media to cover important issues and shape the national discourse. It will employ its extensive communications and outreach to advocate for changes in our education system to positively impact students from historically underserved communities. (Strategy: K-12 Teaching and Learning)

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