Wednesday, February 06, 2019 to Friday, February 08, 2019
Universal Child Grants (UCG) are increasingly discussed as a policy instrument to achieve universal social protection and progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals. At present, 385 million children live in extreme poverty. This has negative short-...
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 to Thursday, January 24, 2019
In recent years, social protection emerged as a strong and effective policy tool to tackle poverty, mitigate effects of economic shock, support pro-poor and inclusive economic growth, and ultimately achieve progress towards the Sustainable...
Thursday, December 06, 2018
The welfare state in the UK was revolutionary: it lifted thousands out of poverty, provided decent homes, good education and security. But it is out of kilter now: an elaborate and expensive system of managing needs and risks. Today we face new challenges....
Europe, United Kingdom
Monday, December 03, 2018
Presentación sobre los logros de la Secretaría Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Afropanameños (SENADAP) en el 2018 y una nueva colaboración con el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo para el desarrollo de políticas públicas para la inclusión racial en Panamá...
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 to Friday, November 30, 2018
Improving food security and nutrition is critical to meeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), but the world is not on track to end hunger and malnutrition by 2030. How can we accelerate progress in transforming our agri-food systems to meet the needs...
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Forty years since the adoption of the Buenos Aires Plan of Action (BAPA) for promoting and implementing Technical Cooperation amongst Developing Countries and some 30 years after the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), much...
Global, America, United States
Thursday, November 22, 2018 to Saturday, November 24, 2018
El objectivo del I Congreso Internacional de Determinación Social, Promoción de Salud Social y Educación para la Salud es generar un espacio de discusion y construccion de conocimientos sobre temas relacionados con los processos de Determinacion Social de la...
Thursday, November 08, 2018
With the goal of driving down drug costs, governments across the globe have instituted various forms of pharmaceutical price control policies. Understanding the impacts of such policies is particularly important in low- and middle-income countries, where lack...
America, United States
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 to Friday, November 02, 2018
La reunión es organizada por la Unidad de Desarrollo Social de la Sede Subregional de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) en México y el Consejo Nacional de la Persona Adulta Mayor (CONAPAM) del Gobierno de Costa Rica, y se...
America, Costa Rica
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
In this seminar, we highlight a study which evaluated the short-term impacts of Heifer International’s livestock transfer and training program in Nepal over a 1.5 year period using a randomized control trial (RCT). The RCT assigned three variations of the...
America, United States