PEP reading and training material updated and easier to consult

September 2020

PEP has updated its training material and recommended readings, which are now hosted on the Mendeley reference manager.

Webinar: Southern Countries' Responses to COVID-19

September 30, 2020 | Online

Free webinar on “Southern Countries' Response to COVID-19: Perspectives from PEP Researchers” – register now.

PEP Online Training Program: Applied Development Economics

Register by October 10, 2020

PEP is offering four online distance-learning courses in Applied Development Economics, in collaboration with Université Laval in Canada, from January to April, 2021.

PEP researchers in Mongolia hold national conference

September 10, 2020 | Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

A team of local PEP researchers held a national policy conference to discuss how a national free childcare program can improve mother’s wages and job prospects in Mongolia.

High quality of PEP research recognised in international journals

August 2020

12 papers based on PEP projects have been published or accepted for publication in high-ranking international peer-reviewed journals this year.

IDRC awards funding to PEP for COVID-19 crisis recovery research initiative

July 2020

Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) has awarded funding to PEP for a new research initiative to inform inclusive adaptation and recovery policies responding to the COVID-19 crisis in developing countries.

2019 PEP Annual Report now online

July 2020

Explore PEP’s new, online Annual Report for 2019, reviewing the progress, outputs and impact of PEP support and activities throughout last year.

PEP well-represented at 2020 Global Economic Analysis conference

June 17-19, 2020

Three PEP researchers and a PEP Research Fellow presented papers at the 23rd Annual Conference on Global Economic Analysis, held online.

New PEP Call for Proposals: Climate Change in sub-Saharan Africa

Submission deadline: August 25, 2020

Submit your proposals for gender-sensitive policy analysis on "Climate change in Sub-Saharan Africa: The impacts and responses for women and girls"

PEP online courses build capacity in low-income and fragile situations

May 2020

134 participate in 2020 edition of PEP online training courses and 23, predominantly from low-income and fragile situations, are awarded the Graduate Microprogram Certificate in Development Economics.


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