Researchers and donors face the global challenge of how to promote greater interest in the production and use of an evidence base for policies and programs throughout the world. This challenge inspired the theme of the international 2016 PEP Policy Forum held in Manila, Philippines on June 8, 2016.
PEP leaders, collaborators and staff meet in Kenya, UK and Canada
November 30, 2016 | N’Djamena, Chad
Local PEP researchers in Chad organized a national policy conference where they discussed the findings of their study on the impact of oil exploitation on inequality.
November 26, 2016 | Guwahati, India
A team of local PEP researchers held a national policy conference to discuss their findings and recommendations regarding the Indian government’s rural guaranteed work scheme.
November 18, 2016 | Guayaquil, Ecuador
Local PEP researchers in Ecuador held a national policy conference to discuss their findings and recommendations relating to the country’s minimum wage policy.
November 17, 2016 | Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Three teams of local PEP researchers held a joint national policy conference in Burkina Faso to discuss the impact of mining sector growth and Chinese investment.
October 21, 2016 | Lagos, Nigeria
Local PEP researchers held a national policy conference in Lagos, Nigeria, to share their research findings on the impact of a cash transfer scheme for the elderly with key policy actors and stakeholders and propose a national social security scheme.
November 8, 2016 | Bangui, Central African Republic
Local PEP researchers in the Central African Republic held a national policy conference in Bangui to present and discuss their findings and policy recommendations relating to the impact of Chinese investment on the CAR cotton industry.
October 27, 2016 | Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Local PEP researchers in Mongolia held a national policy conference to present their findings and discuss recommendations relating to the impact of vocational training programs on youth unemployment in the country.
March 1-3, 2017 | Quezon City, Philippines
The 13th CBMS Phillipines National Conference will be held March 1-3, 2017 in Quezon City, Philippines. Find out more about the conference and how to participate.