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New PEP Call for Proposals

Submission deadline: September 13, 2017

Submit your proposal to receive PEP support for research projects on the theme of policy analysis on growth and employment in developing countries.

PEP Executive Director presents policy outreach strategy at CGIAR Conference

July 6, 2017 | Nairobi, Kenya

PEP Executive Director, Prof. Jane Mariara presented PEP’s capacity building strategy for policy-engaged research at the CGIAR Conference on Impacts of International Agricultural Research.

Highlights from the 2017 PEP Annual Conference in Kenya

June 8-14, 2017 | Nairobi, Kenya

The 2017 PEP Annual Conference in Kenya brought together around 150 researchers, practitioners, international experts, representatives of donor and international organizations, and policy actors from 39 countries for a highly successful event.

2017 PEP Annual Conference in Kenya

June 8-14, 2017 | Nairobi, Kenya

PEP conferences gather hundreds of development researchers, practitioners, leading experts, and policy stakeholders from around the world, to discuss the issues, challenges, and opportunities related to development research, policy analysis, and advisory work.

2017 PEP Policy Forum: promoting youth and female entrepreneurship

June 14, 2017 | Nairobi, Kenya

As part of the 2017 PEP Annual Conference in Nairobi, Kenya, a high-level Policy Forum was held on June 14 to discuss evidence-based policy options that promote youth and female entrepreneurship.

New book offering unique perspectives on the growth traps and opportunities for six African economies, coedited by PEP Board member

May 2017

A new book, Africa’s Lions: Growth Traps and Opportunities for Six African Economies, coedited by PEP Board member, Haroon Bhorat, examines the economic growth experiences of six fast-growing or economically dominant African countries.

The 2016 PEP Annual Report is now available online!

May 2017

Reviewing the progress, outputs and impact of PEP support and activities throughout 2016.

Comment les "décollages" peuvent-ils faire "dekoler" la Guyane

Mai 2017 | La Guyane

Deux chercheurs affiliés au PEP viennent de rendre public une proposition d’étude visant à démontrer comment l’activité du spatial - l’un des premiers moteurs de l’économie nationale - pourrait mieux contribuer au développement de la Guyane.

PEP impact story: PEP research informs Ministry of Finance Action Plan in the Central African Republic

April 2017

Findings by local PEP researchers inform Ministry of Finance Action Plan on foreign investment in the Central African Republic.

STAARS fellow presented findings at the 91st AES Conference in Ireland

April 24-26, 2017 | Dublin, Ireland

STAARS fellow, Beatrice Muriithi, presented her findings on gender and agricultural technology adoption in Kenya at the 91st Agricultural Economics Society Conference.

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