April 16, 2021 | Webinar
How can governments in sub-Saharan Africa boost rural productivity through female-focused policies? Register now to attend this free webinar at 1 p.m. UTC on April 16.
March 12, 2021 | Webinar
What can be done to increase rural electrification in a way that works for women in West Africa? Register now to attend this free webinar at 1 p.m. UTC on March 12.
September 22 - October 16, 2020 | Online
This year's PEP conference will move online to bring together development researchers, practitioners, leading experts and policy stakeholders from around the world, for training, peer reivew and to discuss issues, challenges and opportunities related to economic policy analysis and advisory work.
12 papers based on PEP projects have been published or accepted for publication in high-ranking international peer-reviewed journals this year.
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.
March 6, 2020 | Lusaka, Zambia
Two teams of local PEP researchers held a joint national policy conference to discuss policies to encourage women’s formal employment and measures to improve youth job matching in Zambia
February 7, 2020 | Cotonou, Benin
A team of local PEP researchers held a national policy conference to discuss how facilitating access to informal as well as formal credit can promote youth entrepreneurship in Benin.
Two studies by PEP Research Fellows triggered immediate policy and media responses in Argentina and Brazil.
January 17, 2020 | Kathmandu, Nepal
A team of local PEP researchers held a national policy conference to discuss how leveraging remittances can transform the economy in Nepal.