The increasing number of PEP-funded researchers (75%, according to a recent survey) being invited to present their work in international conferences, intended for either policy or academic audiences around the world, testifies to the acknowledgment of their authority as field specialists by the international development research community. The PEP Network often provides researchers with the necessary (financial and technical) means to participate to these events.
Researchers and donors face the global challenge of how to promote greater interest in the production and use of an evidence base for policies and programs throughout the world. This challenge inspired the theme of the international 2016 PEP Policy Forum held in Manila, Philippines on June 8, 2016.
November 17, 2016 | Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Three teams of local PEP researchers held a joint national policy conference in Burkina Faso to discuss the impact of mining sector growth and Chinese investment.
March 1-3, 2017 | Quezon City, Philippines
The 13th CBMS Phillipines National Conference will be held March 1-3, 2017 in Quezon City, Philippines. Find out more about the conference and how to participate.
STAARS fellow, Dr. Mulubrhan Amare presented his research at two international conferences last month
August 18, 2016 | Porto Alegre, Brazil
PEP researchers, Ana Lucia Kassouf and Marcos de Oliveira Garcias, share their findings at the ARISE Conference on family farming and child labor in Porto Alegre, Brazil.
July 26, 2016 | La Paz, Bolivia
PEP researchers Dr. Rolando Morales and Erick Gomez present their work at the Employment and Foreign Trade Conference hosted by the University of San Andrés in La Paz
The winners of the 2016 PEP Best Practice Awards were announced during PEP Annual Conference in the Philippines.
June 4-8, 2016 | Manila, Philippines
The 2016 PEP Annual Conference brought together approximately 100 development researchers and practitioners, eminent scholars, representatives of donor/international organizations, and policy actors from more than 30 different countries in Manila, Philippines to discuss a variety of research and policy issues.
June 6-8, 2016 | Manila, Philippines
PEP Annual Conferences gather hundreds of participants – development researchers and practitioners, eminent scholars, donor organizations and policy actors – from around the world to discuss a variety of issues related to development policy research.
June 8, 2016 | Manila, Philippines
A poster session was organized during PEP Policy Forum to showcase selected research projects supported by PEP under the PAGE initiative, which allowed direct interaction between PEP researchers and the attending audience.