Webinar,United States
July 29, 2020, July 30, 2020

Ces webinaires font partie de la Série de Webinaires RECOVR: Apporter des preuves scientifiques aux réponses politiques pour le COVID-19 dans les pays du Sud. Avec nos partenaires, nous organisons cette série pour partager rapidement les leçons tirées avec la communauté politique et académique afin de soutenir les efforts en faveur de réponses basées sur des preuves scientifiques.

Webinar,United States
July 27, 2020

This webinar is part of IPA's RECOVR Webinar Series: Bringing Evidence to COVID-19 Policy Responses in the Global South. Together with our partners, we are using this series to rapidly share what we are learning with the policy and research community to support evidence-informed response efforts. More information about other events in the series is available here.

Ouagadougou,Burkina Faso
January 06, 2020 - January 31, 2020

From January 6-31, IPA Francophone West Africa presented midline results of a Nutrition-Focused Livelihoods Program on Child Health and Nutrition in Burkina Faso in several workshops in Ouagadougou. Research Associate Aliou Diallo, Policy & Project Development Coordinator Arthur Sagot-Duvauroux, and researcher Andrew Dillon presented on the results.

Training on youth program evaluations in the Sahel
Ouagadougou,Burkina Faso
November 18, 2019 - November 22, 2019

From November 18-22, IPA co-organized a training on the evaluation of youth employment programs, bringing together policymakers, researchers, technical experts, donors, and implementing organizations to foster conversations around the evaluation of youth employment interventions and the implications on policy and programming. Attendees participated in sessions that discussed planning and managing research projects and building strong partnerships between researchers and policymakers to co-create evidence.

Presentations

 

Ouagadougou,Burkina Faso
November 07, 2019

On November 7, Victor Pouliquen presented the results of a study evaluating the impacts of a two-and-a-half year mass media radio campaign that promoted modern contraception use in Burkina Faso.

Ouagadougou,Burkina Faso
October 21, 2019, October 23, 2019

On October 21 and 23, IPA presented at the 2019 African Microfinance Week (SAM) in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. SAM is a major conference dedicated to the development of financial inclusion in Africa that takes place every two years. IPA also presented at the Research Meets Africa conference, taking place within the framework of SAM. The RMA conference promoted research and innovation in the field of inclusive finance in Africa by connecting researchers from African and international universities with practitioners in the sector. 

Ouagadougou,Burkina Faso
December 05, 2018

As part of the dissemination of European Union-funded research results under the Trust Fund, Interconsortia and IPA organized a half-day session where Professor Andrew Dillon of Northwestern University presented the descriptive data of a basic survey focused on the eastern and Boucle du Mouhoun regions of Burkina Faso.

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Ouagadougou,Burkina Faso
July 19, 2018

Le 19 juillet, IPA Burkina Faso a organisé une session de formation interactive sur l'indice de probabilité de pauvreté (PPI®), un outil de mesure de la pauvreté destiné aux organisations et aux entreprises ayant pour mission de servir les plus pauvres. Les objectifs de la formation étaient:
  1. Expliquer ce qu'est le PPI et comment il fonctionne
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Abidjan,Burkina Faso
June 27, 2018

On June 27, Making Finance Work for Africa, IPA, 3ie, PlaNet Guarantee, the University of Kent, and Oklahoma State University presented a webinar on "Enhancing Access to Index-Based Weather Insurance: A New Marketing Approach in Burkina Faso." 

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Ouagadougou,Burkina Faso
February 15, 2018

Innovations for Poverty Action recently partnered with US-based Michigan State University (MSU) and two partners in Burkina Faso, the Institute for the Environment and Agricultural Research (INERA) and the Association of Wholesalers and Agricultural Input Retailers (AGRODIA), on an evaluation entitled "Investment Orientation to Sustainable Agricultural Intensification in Africa."

Burkina Faso Ministry of Health meeting
Ouagadougou,Burkina Faso
September 11, 2017

Research Associate Sekou Keita and Research Manager/Interim Country Director Estelle Plat of IPA Burkina Faso met with the Minister of Health of Burkina Faso, Nicolas Meda, in order to talk about their project Burkina Family Aspirations and Behaviors (B-FAB). The Minister expressed interest in evidence-based projects and would like IPA's input on some of the projects he might be implementing in Burkina Faso. He was particularly interested in IPA's partnership with the Ministry of Health's Knowledge Management and Transfer Unit. 

 

Ouagadougou,Burkina Faso
April 10, 2017

IPA researcher Professor Pascaline Dupas presented the results of her research project on the impact of free secondary education in Ghana. Around 80 attendees (mostly researchers and students) came to this event and were able to discuss these results with her. The event was held at the Institut Supérieur des Sciences de la Population.

Read the paper here: The Impact of Free Secondary Education: Experimental Evidence from Ghana

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Ouagadougou,Burkina Faso
March 03, 2017

On March 3rd, as part of the implementation of its program of activities for the year 2017, with the support of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and Rebuse (Network of Burkinabe Monitoring and Evaluation workers), IPA Burkina Faso participated in a promotional day for Emerging Evaluators in Burkina Faso. The general objective of this day was to create a space for exchanges between the actors of the evaluation world and the "emerging evaluators" in Burkina Faso.

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