The Picker Center partnered with the Initiative for Policy Dialogue of the School
of International and Public Affairs to offer a course entitled “Managing for Social
Progress” for COMFAMA. COMFAMA is one of Colombia’s largest family
equalization funds located in Medellin, and it provides health, education, credit, and
recreation benefits to the more than 500,000 families that are affiliated with the
organization. Guests included not only the mayor of Medellin, but also CEOs of the
leading industries in Colombia.