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Putting Children First event calls for action to tackle child poverty

October 23-25, 2017 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Prof Jane Mariara, Executive Director of PEP will be presenting at the Putting Children First conference in Ethiopia that aims to identify solutions for fighting child poverty and inequality in Africa.

Women at high risk of poverty in rural Africa

October 15, 2017

October 15 is the UN International Day of Rural Women, highlighting the critical role of rural women in eradicating poverty. PEP findings from four African countries identify key issues and poverty reduction strategies involving local women in rural areas. 

How migration and remittances affect welfare and employment at home

October 2017

PEP projects from Cambodia, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, and Senegal investigate the varied impacts of migration and remittances on welfare and employment.

Now available: A new user-friendly TBD microsimulation toolkit for distributive analysis

October 2017

PEP resource persons have developed a user-friendly "Stata-based toolkit to perform microsimulations combined with CGE models in a top-down fashion" and user manual. This material is now available to download, free of charge.

Happy 15th Anniversary PEP

October 1, 2017

PEP celebrates 15 years of building local capacity to provide contextualized policy solutions in developing countries.

29 project teams selected for first round of PAGE II support

September 2017

143 developing country researchers will benefit from PEP support under the first round of the new PAGE II initiative.

Supporting female entrepreneurship to reduce poverty

September 2017

Projects in Bolivia, Ethiopia, Nigeria and Bangladesh investigate the poverty reduction effects of access to credit for female entrepreneurship.

14th CBMS Philippines National Conference

The 14th CBMS Phillipines National Conference will be held March 5-7, 2018 in Manila, Philippines.

Why youth become entrepreneurs

August 2017

PEP projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Eastern Europe investigate the factors that encourage youth entrepreneurship

CBMS Network conducts training to help fight child labor in the Philippines

July 28, 2017 | Manila, the Philippines

The Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS) Network gave training on how local-level CBMS data can be used to help fight child labor in the Philippines.

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