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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.

2016 PEP Policy Forum recommendations

December 2016

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.

Three PEP teams discuss impact of mining sector growth in Burkina Faso at joint policy conference

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.

13th CBMS Philippines National Conference

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 presents findings at two international conferences

October 2016

STAARS fellow, Dr. Mulubrhan Amare presented his research at two international conferences last month

PEP researchers present findings at Child Labor Conference in Brazil

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.

PEP researchers present findings and methodologies at Employment and Foreign Trade Conference in Bolivia

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

2016 PEP Best Practice Awards

The winners of the 2016 PEP Best Practice Awards were announced during PEP Annual Conference in the Philippines.

2016 PEP Annual Conference, held June 4-8 in Manila, 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.

2016 PEP Annual Conference in Manila

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.

2016 PEP Policy Forum - Virtual poster session

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.




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