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.
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.
PEP projects from Cambodia, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, and Senegal investigate the varied impacts of migration and remittances on welfare and employment.
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.
October 1, 2017
PEP celebrates 15 years of building local capacity to provide contextualized policy solutions in developing countries.
143 developing country researchers will benefit from PEP support under the first round of the new PAGE II initiative.
Projects in Bolivia, Ethiopia, Nigeria and Bangladesh investigate the poverty reduction effects of access to credit for female entrepreneurship.
The 14th CBMS Phillipines National Conference will be held March 5-7, 2018 in Manila, Philippines.
PEP projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Eastern Europe investigate the factors that encourage youth entrepreneurship
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.