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-...
Friday, January 18, 2019
Despite being seeming political allies, there appears to be a fundamental tension between the proponents of increased migration and the proponents of a stronger welfare state. It arises due to the conundrum of eligibility: is eligibility for scarce state...
Europe, United Kingdom
Monday, October 29, 2018
On October 29, IPA Rwanda will co-host a workshop to present preliminary findings from two studies, evaluating the impact of connecting off-the-grid communities to electricity on household welfare as well as the impact of business model interventions on the...
Monday, October 22, 2018
On October 22, IPA will host a dissemination event titled: "Addressing Child Labor through Livelihood Promotion: An Impact Evaluation of the Department of Labor and Employment's Livelihood Assistance to Parents of Child Laborers". Dr. Eric Edmonds will...
Thursday, October 18, 2018
The potential of serving crises-affected people through the adaptation, expansion and use of national social protection systems is a topic of increased attention globally as well as in Latin America and the Caribbean, where safety nets cover more than 200...
Friday, October 12, 2018 to Sunday, October 14, 2018
O distrito de Laginha, município de Pancas, na região centro-oeste do Espírito Santo, será a sede da sexta edição do PomerBR, evento itinerante que acontece desde 2011 em vários estados brasileiros. O encontro acontece nos dias 12, 13 e 14 de outubro e terá...
Sunday, September 30, 2018 to Thursday, October 04, 2018
This course is structured around the project cycle and covers all of the key skills required to design, implement, and monitor cash transfer programs. It is focused on a technical/programmatic perspective – therefore, it is targeted at technical staff who...
Global, Asia, Iraq
Friday, September 14, 2018
Social protection programs are often planned and implemented in isolation. As a result, they fail to unlock the potential of a harmonized social protection system. By optimizing service delivery, analytics and transparency, digital solutions can vastly reduce...
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 to Friday, September 14, 2018
Fungi spoil foods, devastate crops, and food contamination by fungi poses a serious human health-risk, especially in vulnerable populations. Workshop participants should have research interests relevant to the topic of fungal threat to food security and its...
Monday, September 10, 2018 to Wednesday, September 12, 2018
While there has been substantial progress in reducing global poverty in recent years, hundreds of millions of vulnerable children remain trapped in extreme poverty. This is especially the case on the African continent, where children account for the majority...