Sponsors and Funding

CROP has two institutional sponsors; the International Social Science Council (ISSC) and the University of Bergen (UiB).

Core Funding

Core funding for the CROP Secretariat is provided by the University of Bergen. CROP also seeks international sources of funding as well as grants/sponsorship for specific events and projects. The International Social Science Council (ISSC) is committed to assist in securing additional funding for CROP activities.

External Funding

Grants for concrete activities and research projects have in recent years been awarded by UiB, the Research Council of Norway and the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD), ISSC and UNESCO.

Additional financing for workshops, publications and projects within the programme has come from many sources, including: National UNESCO Committees and national ministries; regional UNDP offices; ILO, Geneva; UNCTAD, Geneva; the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs; the Dutch Foreign Office; DANIDA (the Danish Agency for Development); SIDA (the Swedish Agency for Development); the German Society for International Cooperation (GTZ) and other local partners that have contributed to the organisation of CROP's activities all over the world.

 

University of Bergen

International Social Science Council (ISSC)

UiB ISSC

CROP News and Events

Social Connectedness and Poverty Eradication: A South African Perspective

No. 2 - May 2017

Authors: Kim Samuel & Jacqueline Bagwiza Uwizeyimana, in CROP/UiB Global WORKING PAPER SERIES on Global Challenges

Putting Children First

23-25 October 2017 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: Putting Children First - Identifying solutions and taking action to tackle poverty and inequality in Africa

CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2017

Deadline: 31 July 2017

ANNOUNCEMENT: CROP seeks proposals for original, high-quality, alternative and critical academic manuscripts.

News from CROPNet

Sustainability interrogated: societies, growth, and social justice

6-8 September, 2017 | University of Bradford, UK

Call for Papers: Development Studies Association Conference 2017 (Deadline: 26 April).

4th Annual Amartya Sen Essay Prize

Deadline: 31 August 2017

CALL for original essays on the moral assessment of tax dodging.

Southern Problems of and Perspectives on Global Tax Fairness

Deadline: 31 August 2017

Call for Papers: Anthology publication by Global Justice Program, Yale University.