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
Monday, July 09, 2018 to Monday, July 23, 2018
Accountability at every level of the education system
Improving learning outcomes is a key policy priority in Ghana. To ensure that well-intentioned policy goals translate into improved learning outcomes, decision-makers are eager to: (1) evaluate the success...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 to Friday, April 27, 2018
What are the goals of the workshop?
This workshop provides practical hands-on support for professionals of social security administrations related to good governance, strategic planning and risk management.
Using the ISSA Guidelines on Good Governance as...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 to Thursday, March 15, 2018
Evaluating Social Programs is J-PAL’s flagship executive education course. The two-day course provides participants with an introduction to randomized evaluations and when they can be used strategically in program or policy evaluation. An optional third day...
Monday, March 12, 2018 to Friday, March 16, 2018
ISPA will be holding a Regional Face to Face Training event in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, from March 12th to March 16th. Experts in the field will participate and learn from first-hand experience on implementing ISPA tools in Indonesia, Peru,...
Thursday, February 15, 2018 to Friday, February 16, 2018
The 2018 Henderson conference will focus on how the social security system can more effectively respond to issues of poverty and inequality.
Over the course of two days, a variety of speakers will cover what key changes have taken place since the 1970s and...
Monday, January 22, 2018 to Friday, January 26, 2018
Participatory Action Research (PAR) engages people in communities as agents of change. Traditionally, development project ‘beneficiaries’ have rarely been included in researching issues, finding solutions, designing indicators or measuring change. PAR...
United Kingdom, Europe
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
At the WIDER seminar on 29 November, Yoa Pan of Aalto University will present her work on successful social programmes in China. A social programme can achieve great success in one case but not in another, and the reason is far from clear. This paper tests a...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 to Wednesday, November 29, 2017
The International Center for Higher Education Research at the Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST) is organizing a MOST School in collaboration with Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO and UNESCO Beijing Office in
Friday, November 03, 2017 to Saturday, November 04, 2017
Around 1.1 million children in Nepal up to age of 15 years are away from home (Centre Bureau of Stastic,2011) .These children are living either with their employers or in the streets, trafficked, unaccompanied and institutionalized. Among them 304,000...