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Upcoming

May 19, 2021 10:00 AM Washington DC time

The program is launching a new seminar series, Building the Evidence on Forced Displacement: From Research to Policy Making, to discuss findings from the latest research on forced displacement. The first event will take place Wednesday, May 19, 2021 and can be joined at this link. It will...

May 19, 2021 2:00 PM Melbourne time

Past humanitarian reform agendas have emphasised the need for emergency responses to be locally owned. But more than one year on from the outbreak of COVID-19, humanitarians have seen a pivot back to habitual practices.

Attempts to elevate the participation and power of local actors have...

May 20, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Brussels Time

Prior to the pandemic, several African countries were in the process of extending their universal health coverage (CSU) provisions.

Past

January 25, 2021
The African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET) and the Center for Global Development (CGD) are co-hosting this panel discussion on domestic...
January 22, 2021
Management of the COVID-19 outbreak has relied heavily on the contributions of two disciplines: macroeconomics and epidemiology. These contributions...
January 19, 2021
The youth population in Africa is booming, creating a large working-age group with the potential to contribute to labor markets around the world....
January 19, 2021
Before COVID-19 hit, women’s labor force participation, access to finance, pay, and advancement were all already unequal to men’s, and the pandemic...
January 14, 2021
Although the global economy is emerging from the collapse triggered by COVID-19, the recovery is likely to be subdued, and global output is projected...
January 14, 2021
When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, policymakers across governments faced an urgent need to make difficult decisions in a quickly evolving environment...
December 17, 2020
Excise taxes have traditionally been reliable sources of government revenue, but they are also used as a means of discouraging the consumption of...
December 8, 2020
This year’s 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign comes at a time like no other, as countries are working hard to respond to COVID 19...

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