Centre for the Evaluation of Development Policies

The Centre for the Evaluation of Development Policies (EDePo) is a focal point for research on the impact of a range of specific development interventions and policy reforms in developing countries. It aims to promote best practice in the design, conduct and evaluation of development policies.

Promoting the social inclusion of the extreme poor at scale in developing countries: what do we know?

| Observations

This Observation article reviews research evaluating umbrella programmes in Latin America which aim to reduce extreme poverty. The results provide more evidence of the importance of precise policy design and the difficulty of scaling up programmes to a national level.

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Laura Abramovsky is awarded SIID-ESRC Fellowship

EDePo Senior Researcher Laura Abramovsky has been awarded a Fellowship from the Sheffield Institute for International Development and the Economic and Social Research Council.  The funding supports Laura's participation in a consultation on the post-2015 global development agenda taking place in Quito, Ecuador in April.

 

SIID is pleased to announce that ten academics have been awarded the SIID-ESRC Fellowships to take part in global consultations on Post 2015.   The fellowships will provide funding for UK academics to participate in a prestigious consultation taking place in Quito, Ecuador, which will identify barriers, priorities, and opportunities for Latin America and the Caribbean  in Post 2015. This consultation will be hosted by SIID in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO).

- See more at: http://siid.group.shef.ac.uk/siid-esrc-fellowships-awarded/#sthash.sCgu5dUu.dpuf
 

SIID is pleased to announce that ten academics have been awarded the SIID-ESRC Fellowships to take part in global consultations on Post 2015.   The fellowships will provide funding for UK academics to participate in a prestigious consultation taking place in Quito, Ecuador, which will identify barriers, priorities, and opportunities for Latin America and the Caribbean  in Post 2015. This consultation will be hosted by SIID in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO).

- See more at: http://siid.group.shef.ac.uk/siid-esrc-fellowships-awarded/#sthash.sCgu5dUu.dpuf

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