Monday, October 01, 2018 to Friday, October 12, 2018
Around the world, developing countries are increasingly recognising the value of social transfer programmes in reducing extreme poverty, with success stories in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. The Economic Policy Research Institute (EPRI) and HelpAge...
Global, Asia, Thailand
Thursday, June 07, 2018
Natural hazard related disasters hit those living in fragile and conflict affected contexts hardest. Between 2004 and 2014, 58% of deaths from disasters occurred in the top 30 most fragile states. Yet, considerations of conflict are missing from the Disaster...
Europe, United Kingdom
Wednesday, May 09, 2018 to Thursday, May 10, 2018
The symposium is organized by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA), in collaboration with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UN- ESCWA) and the Pacific Water Research Centre of Simon Frazier...
Monday, April 09, 2018 to Friday, April 13, 2018
The overall objective of this course is to lay out the conceptual and strategic framework for the promotion of integrated approaches that create jobs, income security, and climate resilience through green works and public employment programmes (public works...
Africa, South Sudan
Monday, March 19, 2018 to Friday, March 23, 2018
The Land and Poverty conference, taking place in Washinton DC, will present the latest research and practice on the diversity of reforms, interventions, and innovations in the land sector around the world. The 2018 conference theme will be: Land Governance in...
America, United States
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Following the Financing for Development conference in Addis Ababa in 2015, there is consensus around the need for developing countries to raise more domestic resources to finance the Sustainable Development Goals. Developing countries have committed to ‘step...
United States, America
Saturday, November 25, 2017 to Sunday, November 26, 2017
The Social Protection for Inclusive Development in Afar (SPIDA) is a research project supported by NWO in the Netherlands and it focuses on the implementation and impact of the Productive Safety Net Programme (PSNP) in Ethiopia, with specific reference to the...
Monday, November 13, 2017 to Friday, November 17, 2017
17th Regional Seminar for Labor Based Practitioners - Addis Ababa - 13-17 November 2017
The theme of this edition is: "Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): The Employment–intensive Investment Approach". Participants will discuss the role...
Monday, August 07, 2017 to Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Short on time, but interested in a particular topic around social protection?
Prefer to take an in-depth course together with renowned social
protection experts? Then our short courses will certainly be of interest
to you. We offer high-quality...
Monday, July 31, 2017
The Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP), in co-operation with Zed Books, requests proposals for the CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2017.
They seek proposals for original, high quality, alternative and critical academic book...