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.
On December 4-5, PEP participated in the first conference of the STAARS initiative – supporting high quality research and capacity building on Structural Transformation of African Agriculture and Rural Spaces – in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
September 28-29, 2015 - Cameroonian researcher, Dr. Thierry U. Kame Babilla, presents recent PEP findings at the 11th DYNARE Conference in Brussels, Belgium.
November 23-25, 2015 - A synthesis paper on collaborative work between PEP and UNICEF in Egypt and Jordan to be discussed at the IARIW-CAPMAS Conference in Cairo, Egypt.
November 11-13, 2015 - Findings from a research project supported under the PEP-PAGE initiative were presented at the Annual Meeting of the AAEP in Salta, Argentina.
September 9-11, 2015 - Congratulations to PEP researchers from Kyrgyzstan and Macedonia on presenting papers at the International Conference on Eurasian Economies in Kazan, Russia.
September 2-4, 2015 - PEP lead researcher presents recent methodological developments at the 5th World Congress of the International Microsimulation Association (IMA) in Luxembourg
PEP was invited to participate in a major African initiative for high quality research and capacity building on Structural Transformation of African Agriculture and Rural Spaces (STAARS).
The key challenge for Africa is how to sustain and translate rapid economic growth into inclusive growth that will help end extreme poverty, reduce inequality and create opportunities for productive employment and shared prosperity. Find out more about PEP Policy Forum conclusions and recommendation.
Toronto, Ontario - Saturday May 30, 2015