Crop Events

The Representation of Poverty in Latin American Newspapers

October 24 (10:00-12:00), 2014 / Bergen Resource Center for Int. Development

Seminar organized by the PoLAMe project, funded by the Norwegian Research Council.

CROP YouTube Channel

CROP has recently created its own YouTube video channel to use as a platform for book launches, short interviews, conference videos etc.

Call for CROP Poverty Briefs

Deadline: 1 November 2014

CROP welcomes submissions to the CROP Poverty Brief series.

Call for CROP FELLOWS 2014-2018

Deadline: 30 November 2014

The first CROP Fellows were appointed for the period 2010-2014. The CROP Secretariat is now issuing an open call for 15 fellows for a new term 2014-2018.

News from CROPNet

WORLD SOCIAL SCIENCE FORUM 2015 - MEDIA STATEMENT

Durban, South Africa - Over four days policy makers and shapers comprising scientists, politicians, activists, civil society organisations, activists, labour and business leaders will gather at the Durban International Conference Centre (ICC) for the 2015 World Social Sciences Forum (WSSF), to be held from 13 – 16 September.

World Social Science Forum 2015 - Call for Abstracts

Deadline: 1 March 2015

Under the theme of Transforming Global Relations for a Just World, the next Forum will look into issues of inequality and justice. It will take place in Durban, South Africa, 13 - 16 September 2015.

New CROP Poverty Brief: How Moving Beyond GDP may Help Fight Poverty in Africa

Alternative indicators are likely to highlight the important contribution of social cohesion and natural welfare to economic development, thus helping to eradicate poverty in the continent, writes Lorenzo Fioramonti

World Social Science Report: Changing Global Environments

November 3, 2014 / Center for Development Research (ZEF), Bonn, Germany

The launch will be held as part of the 40th anniversary of the European Association of Development Research and Training Institute (EADI).