Monday, June 11, 2018 to Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Aalto University School of Business, University of Tampere and UNU-WIDER in collaboration with the Nordic Network in Development Economics will organize the next 17th Nordic Conference in Development Economics on 11-12 June 2018 in Helsinki, Finland.
Friday, March 09, 2018 to Sunday, March 11, 2018
Welcome to 11th Annual Poverty and Social Protection Conference
We are proud to invite you to join us at 11th Annual Poverty and Social Protection Conference, that will take place from March 9th - 11th 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand.
The Conference is organized by...
Monday, February 12, 2018 to Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Microfinance is a revolutionary approach to development finance with the provision of financial services such as credit, savings, insurance, money transfer to poor and low income households and their micro-enterprises. The Conference, organized by the WMIT...
Thursday, February 08, 2018
As the Yemen crisis enters its fourth year, the scale of protection and humanitarian needs is staggering. Faced with widespread violations of international humanitarian law, the collapse of essential services, rising food prices and a crippling health system...
United Kingdom, Europe
Thursday, January 25, 2018 to Friday, January 26, 2018
This event will compare and contrast perspectives on microfinance in the East and West, focusing on the inclusion of people in rural areas, environmental impacts, technology and the future of the sector. This Summit will also focus on recent regulation and...
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
This event will introduce policy makers, researchers, and practitioners to MicroZAMOD, a new tax-benefit microsimulation programme which has been developed under the UNU-WIDER SOUTHMOD project, in collaboration with Zambia Institute for Policy Analysis and...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 to Thursday, October 19, 2017
Many programs at both the national and regional levels aim to improve the livelihoods of the world’s poorest. Governments, researchers, donor agencies, and NGOs have turned to field experiments as an exciting tool to evaluate existing programs and answer key...
Monday, October 02, 2017 to Friday, October 06, 2017
The Decent Work Academy offers policy makers and development partners the opportunity to explore and debate present and future work challenges on the African continent. The Academy will draw on the experiences of leading international experts on labour rights...
South Africa, Africa
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 17, 2017 to Friday, August 04, 2017
The Boulder MFT in English helps participants explore deeply the challenges in the microfinance industry, ranging from MFIs viability to inclusive finance, including all aspects related to risk management, rural microfinance, savings mobilization, regulation...