Monday, February 26, 2018 to Tuesday, February 27, 2018
The conference seeks to bring together researchers, activists and practitioners to discuss new research findings and debate academic and policy issues related to Global Disability and Health. Participants will have the opportunity to attend lectures,...
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 to Thursday, February 22, 2018
Developing countries are faced with the challenges of poverty reduction, access to care, schooling for all, and inadequate socio-economic infrastructure, despite the many advances of recent years. Such countries, however, have a young population...
Monday, January 29, 2018 to Tuesday, January 30, 2018
The International Monetary Fund (IMF), the Government of Morocco, the Arab Fund for Social and Economic Development (AFESD), and the Arab Monetary Fund (AMF) will co-host a high-level conference in Marrakesh, January 29–30, 2018. The conference aims to move...
Thursday, November 30, 2017 to Friday, December 01, 2017
This conference on the gender dimensions of agricultural investments in land aims to strengthen the policy dialogue on securing women land rights in Africa and improve land governance and food security in West Africa.
It is being organized by the Economic...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Social protection systems have a key role in contributing to sustainable development in low- and middle-income countries, and over the last decade many African countries have introduced new kinds of social protection programmes. One of the most popular...
Europe, United Kingdom
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
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 06, 2017
One of the greatest challenges today is to end hunger and poverty while making agriculture and food systems sustainable. The 2017 edition of FAO's The State of Food and Agriculture (SOFA) presents strategies that can leverage the potential of food systems to...
Friday, October 27, 2017 to Saturday, October 28, 2017
Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA), with co-organizer the Buffett Institute’s Global Poverty Research Lab (GPRL), is hosting its Third Annual Researcher Gathering to bring together researchers in financial inclusion and social protection for a two-day event...
United States, America