Friday, January 01, 2021 to Thursday, April 01, 2021
As the 21st century transitions into a new decade, 453 million people across Asia and the Pacific still defecate in the open, while 1.2 billion people have no access to basic sanitation services. Of these numbers, 72% live in rural areas.
The ADB Sanitation...
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 to Thursday, January 23, 2020
The Government's ‘New Direction’ and the Medium-Term National Development Plan (PRSP 4 Paper) pays attention to social protection and the Social Protection Policy. The policy is forward-looking, particularly on the “Free Quality Education” programme, and how...
Africa, Sierra Leone
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 to Thursday, July 25, 2019
Want to learn more about the economics behind international development? How can we stimulate economic growth, reduce poverty and help people in developing countries? Join us for a live, 24-hour “Econothon” where experts from the World Bank Group and beyond...
Monday, December 10, 2018
Access to safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) is widely acknowledged to play a transformative role in reducing poverty and strengthening livelihoods. Although many countries achieved significant progress in extending access to these basic...
Europe, United Kingdom
Monday, July 23, 2018
Onze anos após a Lei do Saneamento Básico entrar em vigor no Brasil, metade da população do país continua sem acesso aos sistemas de esgotamento sanitário. Apenas 51,9% dos brasileiros tinha acesso à coleta de esgoto em 2016, o que significa que mais de 100...
Wednesday, May 09, 2018 to Thursday, May 10, 2018
The symposium is organized by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA), in collaboration with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UN- ESCWA) and the Pacific Water Research Centre of Simon Frazier...
Monday, April 09, 2018 to Friday, April 13, 2018
The overall objective of this course is to lay out the conceptual and strategic framework for the promotion of integrated approaches that create jobs, income security, and climate resilience through green works and public employment programmes (public works...
Africa, South Sudan
Monday, March 19, 2018 to Friday, March 23, 2018
The Land and Poverty conference, taking place in Washinton DC, will present the latest research and practice on the diversity of reforms, interventions, and innovations in the land sector around the world. The 2018 conference theme will be: Land Governance in...
America, United States
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 to Thursday, March 01, 2018
El Taller Nacional de Protección Social Reactiva ante Emergencias pretende analizar el rol que los programas de transferencias sociales pueden tener en las respuestas a eventos adversos y definir cómo adaptarlos para que sean más reactivos ante emergencias...
Friday, December 08, 2017
The D2P2: Data. Decisions. Public Policy. Lectures feature leading academics and other experts who share knowledge derived from modern applied economics research to demonstrate how it can inform better public policy decision-making. Speakers will discuss...
America, United States