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2019 PEP Special General Meeting

Saly, Senegal | August 30 - September 6, 2019

Teams of researchers and government-affiliated officers will attend the 2019 PEP Special General Meeting to receive intensive training, as well as to present their research proposals for discussion and peer review. 

2019 PEP Annual Conference

May 29-June 3, 2019 | Cape Town, South Africa

This year's PEP conference will gather development researchers, practitioners, leading experts and policy stakeholders from around the world for training and peer-review, as well as to discuss the issues, challenges, and opportunities related to development research, policy analysis, and advisory work.

2018 PEP Annual Report now available online

May 2019

Reviewing the progress, outputs and impact of PEP support and activities throughout 2018.

PEP researchers in Macedonia hold national policy conference to highlight youth underemployment problem

March 7, 2019 | Skopje, Macedonia

A team of local PEP researchers held a national policy conference to highlight the youth underemployment problem facing Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia.

PEP researchers in Indonesia hold national policy conference calling for better maternal health care to improve SME productivity

February 13, 2019 | Jakarta, Indonesia

A team of local PEP researchers held a national policy conference to discuss how improving cognitive skills can increase productivity and growth in Indonesia.

PEP researchers in Kenya hold national conference to highlight food security threat as farmers move into other sectors

February 8, 2019 | Nairobi, Kenya

A team of local PEP researchers held a national policy conference to discuss how farmers moving into non-agricultural activities is threatening food security in East Africa. 

PEP researchers in Uruguay spark discussion on domestic workers’ conditions at national conference

November 14, 2018 | Montevideo, Uruguay

A team of local PEP researchers sparked discussion on minimum wages and formality in the domestic work sector when the Minister of Labor attended their national policy conference.

PEP special issue of Environment and Development Economics

October 2018

Environment and Development Economics publishes special PEP issue on “Natural resources and economic development”

PEP Online Training Program: Applied Development Economics

Register by October 31, 2018

PEP is offering three online distance-learning courses in Applied Development Economics, in collaboration with Université Laval in Canada, from January to April, 2019.

Thirteen new PEP Research Fellows

July 2018

PEP is pleased to announce 13 new Research Fellows.




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