Dublin, Ireland
December 05, 2022 - December 06, 2022

Innovations for Poverty Action, the Trinity Impact Evaluation Unit, the Gender Innovation Lab at the World Bank, and Concern Worldwide hosted a two-day conference on the latest findings in research on multifaceted anti-poverty programs. The conference highlighted research on anti-poverty programming with innovations targeting mental wellbeing, gender, household risk and resilience, climate and environmental outcomes. View Agenda
Monrovia, Liberia
November 07, 2022

Urban crime and violence are among the most costly and divisive issues facing cities worldwide. Across various contexts, policymakers are searching for violence prevention measures that can serve as alternatives to coercive tools, such as aggressive policing, punishment, and imprisonment. Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) has emerged as a potential alternative strategy for a more targeted and potentially less expensive approach.
Evanston, Illinois, United States
October 12, 2022 - October 14, 2022

On October 12-14, 2022, Innovations for Poverty Action and the Global Poverty Research Lab (GPRL) at Northwestern University hosted the 2022 Annual Researcher Gathering. This was an invitation-only event. The three-day event focused on the following themes with panels and plenary sessions on each day:
FSP in Mongu
Mongu, Zambia
July 10, 2022 - July 12, 2022

From July 10-12, Research Associate Benny Kabwela participated in a Food Security Programme (FSP) field day held in Mongu, Zambia to launch the distribution of farming inputs under the Wetlands sub-programme. IPA Zambia has been providing long-term support to FSP through the Impact Fund for the Ministry of Community Development and Social Services (MCDSS) to use scientific approaches in targeting vulnerable but viable communities to receive social protection programs.
Online, Philippines
July 07, 2022

On July 7, 2022, IPA Philippines held a virtual knowledge exchange to share PIDS and World Bank studies on social protection. The event highlighted lessons on what works and what needs to be fine-tuned and provides policy insights on strengthening social protection to make it more efficient and adaptive in the Philippines. For more information, see the event poster below.
Webinar, United States
April 13, 2022

Register Now   Simultaneous translation will be available in Arabic, French, Portuguese, and Spanish!L'événement est ouvert au public et sera traduit simultanément en arabe, français, portugais et espagnol !El evento está abierto al público y se interpretará simultáneamente al árabe, francés, portugués y español!
Webinar, United States
March 24, 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to steep drops in employment, income, and access to markets, pushing tens of millions of people in low- and middle-income countries into poverty. Social protection programming has emerged as a critical response to the social and economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic. Many of these programs are social assistance measures, which provide benefits to individuals even if they have not previously paid contributions to the program.
Online, United States
October 27, 2021, October 29, 2021

On October 27-29, 2021, Innovations for Poverty Action and the Global Poverty Research Lab (GPRL) at Northwestern University hosted the 2021 Annual Researcher Gathering. The three-day event focused on the following themes with multiple concurrent panels and plenary sessions on each day:
Webinar, Myanmar
July 15, 2021 - July 17, 2021

From July 15-17, IPA Myanmar moderated a conference titled Myanmar Update 2021: Living with the Pandemic and the Coup hosted by Australian National University. Myanmar Update is a major venue at which to present cutting-edge scholarship on political, social and economic affairs in Myanmar.
Webinar, United States
April 27, 2021 - April 29, 2021

Several speakers linked to IPA presented at the Partnership for Economic Inclusion and World Bank Group's 2021 Global Learning Event from April 27-29.
Webinar, United States
April 27, 2021

On April 27, 2021, IPA presented in a joint panel at CIES 2021 titled, "What’s good enough in SEL and Soft Skills Measurement?" Smita Das (Program Manage
Webinar, Philippines
February 18, 2021

Since 2014, International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie) and the Philippines’ National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), with support from the Australian Department for Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), have helped build capacity and demand among government departments for impact evaluations to inform decision-making on key policies and programs in the Philippines. As part of the program, they have supported evaluations of interventions implemented by the Philippine Department of Labor and Employment, the Department of Social Welfare and Development, and a series of judicia
Online, United States
December 03, 2020 - December 04, 2020

On December 3-4, 2020, Innovations for Poverty Action, the Trinity Impact Evaluation Unit, the Gender Innovation Lab at the World Bank, and Concern Worldwide held a two-day virtual conference to cover the latest findings in research on multifaceted poverty reduction programs. The conference also featured updates from graduation implementers and a series of "bite-size research" presentations, where researchers shared very short summaries of their current research projects in order to provide attendees with a broader picture of the graduation research landscape.
Webinar, France
October 16, 2020

Nous avons le plaisir de vous inviter à un webinaire virtuel, pour vous présenter les résultats de l’enquête de transition vers la vie active (ETVA) des jeunes et l’enquête RECOVR le vendredi 16 octobre prochain de 9h30 à 11h00 (GMT).