Thursday, July 16, 2020 to Friday, July 17, 2020
The conference aims to promote the discussion of high-quality, frontline research on Asian development among social scientists, development practitioners, and policymakers.
Registration and submission of papers is open to all, but participation in the...
Asia, South Korea
Friday, February 21, 2020
The workshop is organised by the University of Luxembourg in collaboration with Addis Ababa University and Agence Française de Développement (AFD) as part of the EU-AFD Research Facility in Inequalities, funded by the European Union. Its main objective is to...
Friday, January 03, 2020 to Sunday, January 05, 2020
Paper Session: Financial Intermediation in Emerging Economies
Chair and Organizer: Sergio Schmukler
Society for the Study of Emerging Markets (SSEM)
Session Organized by The World Bank Group Research and Development Center in Chile
America, United States
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 to Friday, January 31, 2020
Applications for the fifth run of the TRANSFORM online course are open until 10 January 2020! Click here to apply. (Please note that it is necessary to be logged in to socialprotection.org to apply. In case you are not a member, create an account.)
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
On December 10, 2019, the J-PAL/AUC Initiative will host a public forum centered on building an evidence base to reduce poverty and improve lives in Egypt and MENA. Coinciding with AUC’s yearlong Centennial celebration, the public forum will bring together...
Wednesday, December 04, 2019 to Thursday, December 05, 2019
The primary objective of social protection, especially in low- and middle-income countries, is to tackle poverty and vulnerability. In addition, it is often argued that social protection schemes or systems have the potentiality to achieve other objectives...
Monday, December 02, 2019 to Wednesday, December 04, 2019
Con el objetivo del crecimiento económico y la acumulación de riquezas para un reducido sector empresarial, en América Latina y el Caribe, en las últimas décadas, se han aplicado políticas económicas orientadas a la liberalización del mercado y la...
America, Dominican Republic
Thursday, November 07, 2019
Older people are often forgotten or overlooked in the ‘money and savings’ conversation. Yet they are the most vulnerable to poverty. By bringing together diverse research, evidence and experience as part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science in an exciting...
Europe, United Kingdom
Thursday, November 07, 2019 to Friday, November 08, 2019
Reducing extreme poverty has for decades been a cornerstone of international economic development, as evidenced by this objective being at the forefront of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and now the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The World...
America, United States
Monday, October 28, 2019 to Wednesday, October 30, 2019
The 2019 Rural Development and Food Security Forum aims to share and learn from good practices, recent trends, and innovations to promote rural development and achieve food security; strategize ways and means to scale up innovations in the Asia-Pacific region...