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CROP Events 2016

Peasant Poverty & Persistence in the 21st Century

30 November 2016 | London, UK

BOOK LAUNCH: Hosted by the Department of Development Studies, The School of Oriental & African Studies (SOAS).

Social Inclusion and Poverty Eradication

17-18 November 2016 | Harvard University, USA

WORKSHOP organised by CROP (ISSC/UiB) and Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies and the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, both at Harvard University

On the Move - Global Migrations, Challenges and Responses

26 October 2016 | Oslo, Norway

SEMINAR in connection with the ISSC General Assembly, hosted by Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences and co-organised by CROP

Ending Global Poverty: Why wait until 2030?

20 October 2016 (10:15-11:30) | Bergen Resource Centre for International Development, Norway

LECTURE by Andy Sumner (King's College, London), organised by CROP/UiB Global.

Welfare States, Labour Rights and Basic Income in Latin America

21-23 September 2016 | Salvador de Bahia, Brazil

WORKSHOP: Organised by CROP (ISSC/UiB) and the Catholic University of Salvador, Brazil.

Poverty and Inequality in Middle Income Countries

21 September 2016 | Oslo, Norway

BOOK LAUNCH for new book in the CROP International Studies in Poverty Research Series. To be hosted by Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences (HiOA)

Child Poverty and Welfare: Comparative Views

31 Aug - 2 Sept 2016 | Bergen, Norway

ACADEMIC PANEL: Organised by CROP at NorLARNet Conference 2016: Latin America Research for a Troubled World.

Child Poverty in Latin America

27 July 2016 | Buenos Aires, Argentina

BOOK LAUNCH: Lo esencial no puede ser invisible a los ojos: Pobreza e infancia en América Latina.

Experts and academics call on West African leaders to end child poverty

30 June 2016 | Abuja, Nigeria

PRESS RELEASE: A group of experts hosted by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), UNICEF, the International Labour Organization (ILO) and other organizations issued a communique today urging West African leaders to eradicate child poverty.

Poverty, Climate Change and Water in the Context of SDGs

13-24 June 2016 | Bergen Summer Research School, University of Bergen, Norway

COURSE: CROP is co-organising a PhD course on poverty and water at this year’s Bergen Summer Research School (BSRS) "Water, Climate and Society".

Child Poverty and Social Protection in Western and Central Africa

23-25 May 2016 | Abuja, Nigeria

WORKSHOP organised by UNICEF WCARO (Western and Central Africa Regional Office), CROP, the International Labour Organization (ILO), the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and Equity for Children.

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Policies for Poverty Reduction in a Transformative Green Economy

19 April 2018 (08:30-09:30) | Bergen Resource Centre for International Development

LECTURE by Enrique Delamonica (Senior Statistics Specialist in Child Poverty and Gender Equality / Division of Data, Research and Policy, UNICEF)

Revealing poverty: Speech and representation of the poor in the Brazilian media

April 2018

CROP POVERTY BRIEF: By Victoria Darling (Professor at UNILA, Brazil, and postdoc researcher at Buenos Aires University, Argentina).

Including Children and Adolescents in Progress for the SDGs

11-12 October 2018 | The New School, New York, USA

CALL FOR PAPERS (Deadline 1 June 2018): International workshop organised by CROP (ISSC/UiB), Equity for Children / The New School and SOS Children's Villages.

News from CROPNet

​The UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: A Commentary

March 2018

PUBLICATION: A thematic analysis of the Declaration's provisions, including the background to their inclusion, and practical enforcement.

Fifth Annual Amartya Sen Essay Prize 2018

Deadline: 31 October 2018

CALL FOR ESSAYS: Assessing the human impact of illicit financial flows out of Africa.

CODESRIA 15th General Assembly: Africa and the Crisis of Globalisation

17-21 December, 2018 | Dakar, Senegal

CALL for Abstracts and Panel Proposals (deadline 15 April).

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