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Season's Greetings from PEP

December 2019

Season's Greetings and best wishes for 2020 from PEP

2019 issue of PEP-talk now available

December 2019

Reporting on the most recent findings and outcomes from PEP-supported research and activities around the world.

Decent Jobs for Youth Knowledge Facility launched

December 11, 2019

Partners of the UN Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth launch knowledge facility and data finder on youth employment.

PEP commits to Decent Jobs for Youth

December 2019

PEP pledges its commitment to the Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth, contributing high-quality, local evidence to inform policymaking in seven African countries. 

Jean-Yves Duclos appointed President of the Treasury Board, Canada

November 20, 2019 | Ottawa, Canada

Congratulations to PEP co-founder Jean-Yves Duclos, appointed President of the Treasury Board in the new Canadian Liberal Government.

Encouraging successful youth entrepreneurship through training

November 2019

Findings from a number of PEP projects agree that training is essential to the success of young entrepreneurs in developing countries.

How can promoting trade maximize labour market benefits?

November 2019

Findings from a number of PEP projects agree that the benefits of trade are often unequally distributed, and can be greater when measures also support small producers.

Development economists win Nobel Prize for “experimental approach to alleviating global poverty”

October 14, 2019

2019 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences awarded to three development economists for their “experimental approach to alleviating global poverty.”

Happy 17th Anniversary PEP!

October 1, 2019

PEP celebrates 17 years of building and promoting local capacity for local development solutions.

PEP well-represented at UNU-WIDER Development Conference

September 11-13, 2019 | Bangkok, Thailand

Seven PEP researchers participated in the 2019 UNU-WIDER Development Conference on “Transforming economies - for better jobs”




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