Group photo from IPA event in Burkina Faso on November 4, 2021.
On November 4, IPA organized a dissemination workshop with PhD and Master's students from the Norbert Zongo University in Burkina Faso, in which they had the chance to present their own research and to discover new opportunities that may help them get ahead in their future careers as development researchers.
Koudougou, Burkina Faso
November 04, 2021
On November 3, in a session titled “Emergent Approaches to M&E for Peacebuilding”, Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) Senior Policy Associate Isabela Salgado, IPA’s Peace & Recovery Senior Program Associate Daphne Schermer, Environmental Law Institute Research Associate Shehla Chowdhury and Director of Internal Programs Carl Bruch, and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Senior Program Officer Martha Mutisi presented on the importance of monitoring and evaluation (M&E) to peacebuilding interventions. Drawing from IPA and J-PAL’s work in using randomized control trial (RCT) evaluations to identify effective interventions seeking to reduce crime, violence, and conflict, this session, and associated breakout room gave an overview of how practitioners can define and measure impact in the context of peacebuilding.
Webinar, Switzerland
November 03, 2021
This webinar took place on November 3, 2021.
Webinar, United States
November 03, 2021
This plenary panel discussed the future of financial consumer protection through leading voices who shared their perspectives on the novel risks and innovative approaches that could define the industry’s learning agenda over the next decade.
Webinar, United States
November 01, 2021
On November 1, IPA's Education Program Director, Sarah Kabay presented her new book, Access, Quality, & the Global Learning Crisis: Insights from Ugandan Primary Education. This event was hosted by Professor Elisabeth King and the International Education program in a public Zoom meeting. Sarah Kabay is an education researcher focused on early childhood and basic education. She works to design and evaluate educational interventions and to understand the systems and contexts in which they take place. She focuses on mixed-methods strategies, such as the integration of qualitative research and randomized evaluations. She has a BA in Poverty and Development from Yale University and a PhD in International Education from New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. 
Webinar, United States
November 01, 2021
IPA and GPRL's 2021 Researcher Gathering was held virtually from Wednesday, October 27 to Friday, October 29, 2021.
Online, United States
October 27, 2021, October 29, 2021
Rwanda-Uganda Policymaking Workshop
On October 27, IPA in collaboration with the Rwanda Development Board organized a policymaking workshop targeting key stakeholders involved in the skills development and labor market interventions in Rwanda.
Kigali, Rwanda
October 27, 2021
On October 26, 2021, the Becker Friedman Institute (BFI) at the University of Chicago, Princeton University, and Innovations for Poverty Action held the sixth webinar in a series presenting innovative research on crime and violence in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Webinar, United States
October 26, 2021
On October 25, IPA presented at "Better Governance Strategies across Asia's Digital Divide: A 100 Governance Questions Initiative" an event hosted by The Asia Foundation to reflect on the questions identified and how to operationalize them leveraging new and traditional datasets.
Manila, Philippines
October 25, 2021
In this webinar on October 20, 2021, researchers Jonathan Fu and Mrinal Mishra shared how they are using machine learning to detect predatory or fraudulent FinTech apps.
Webinar, United States
October 20, 2021
The 2021 Annual Meeting of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association (LACEA) and the Latin American Meeting of the Econometric Society (LACEA LAMES 2021) is an ideal forum to reflect and discuss how our region can best navigate these difficult times without losing sight of other significant economic challenges as the pervasiveness of inequality, the effects climate change, and the future of work. On October 19, IPA Colombia Country Director, Kyle Holloway moderated a session with Oriana Bandiera, Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Bogotá, United States
October 19, 2021
On October 14, IPA Philippines hosted a policy dialogue session about Teaching at the Right Level (TaRL) with the Department of Education (DepEd).
Webinar, Philippines
October 14, 2021
Supporting Human Talent in Peru
IPA Peru co-hosted the virtual conference "Supporting Human Talent in Peru: Impact Evaluation, Public Policy and Professional Development opportunities at IPA." The conference is part of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion actions that IPA Peru is undertaking to promote a more diverse staff.
Webinar, Peru
October 14, 2021
KYEOP dissemination
On October 6, IPA Kenya, alongside Kenya’s State Department for Youth Affairs (SDY), Micro and Small Enterprises Authority (MSEA), and the World Bank, hosted the dissemination of the COVID 19, Gender and Youth Employment Study.
Webinar, Kenya
October 06, 2021