The IZA/FCDO Gender, Growth and Labor Markets in Low-Income Countries Programme (G²LM|LIC) and the Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD) are pleased to announce a joint Conference on Development Economics .The conference will consist of presentations of advanced stage research by senior or junior researchers, and presentations of early stage research by junior researchers.
18th Annual Global Development Network Conference: Science, Technology & Innovation for Development
December 2023Nairobi, Kenya
This course addresses the question of why fundamentally equal humans living in different countries enjoy very different standards of living. The aim of this course is to make the very latest research in economics on these issues accessible to anyone who is sufficiently curious about it. It is modeled after the award-winning undergraduate development course at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), and, like its model, it is entirely based on research articles.
The Campbell Collaboration co-partnered with the Global Development Network (GDN) and the Institute for Studies in Industrial Development (ISID) for the 18th Annual Global Development Conference, titled Science, Technology & Innovation for Development, 11-12 December 2017, at the ISID Complex in New Delhi, India. The conference was a forum where global actors from government, research, private sector and civil society could share knowledge and practices on innovative initiatives to address the development challenges of today and tomorrow. Discussions enabled progress towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The thematic focus of the conference was threefold: Global Health Challenges; Sustainable Agriculture; Skills, Employment & Industrial Transition.