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Imani LaTortue is CGD’s communications intern. She is a recent graduate of Howard University in Washington, DC with a BA in Media, Journalism & Film. She has previous communications and multimedia experience through internships, volunteerism, and course work centered around on local, national, and international issues. Growing up in Japan (8 years) and traveling to different countries provided LaTortue with a greater understanding of various cultures and life circumstances. These experiences cultivated her passion for telling other peoples’ stories and encouraging others to learn more about the world around them. LaTortue looks forward to contributing to the Communications team and ensuring that CGD’s research is optimized and accessible for its many audiences.