CROP Annual Report 2011

CROP Annual Report 2011

2011 has been an especially significant year as CROP has been adjusting to its new institutional setting within the University of Bergen which is intended to guarantee CROP’s sustainability as well as the accomplishment of its historical objectives.

The focus during this period has been on health, water and universal social policies. The importance of these topics for those who live in poverty is so obvious that their central place in CROP’s agenda requires no further justification. All three topics will remain central to CROP's core activities both in their own right and as part of a broader discussion of the MDGs and the future of international co-operation toward poverty eradication.

For the near-term future, the CROP Scientific Committee and the Secretariat will dedicate themselves to improving CROP’s performance based on the lessons of The Programmes recent experiences and to do the best it can to mobilize critical research for the purpose of poverty eradication and prevention. CROP intend to do so with the committed support of all members of the CROP network.

 

05.11.2013
Share:         
UiB ISSC

CROP News and Events

Poverty, Language and Media in Latin America (PoLAMe) - Seminar

12 May 2015

PoLAMe seminar to be held on Tuesday 12 May from 09:00-15:00 in seminar room 301, HF building, UiB.

New Poverty Brief: Tackling poverty in the age of changing climate

March 2015

The “most-likely” missing variable in climate adaptation in Bangladesh.

Poverty, Water and Development in the South

3-5 June 2015 / Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil

International workshop organised by CROP, the Universidade Federal da Integração Latino-Americana (UNILA, Brazil), the Nile Basin Research Programme (NBRP), and UiB.

News from CROPNET

Universities for Poverty Alleviation

Madrid, 6-7 July 2015

Launch of the Approaches to Equity Report

May 2015

Equity for Children initiated the Approaches to Equity study in 2013 and has recently published the final report.

ISSC Calls for Applications

Submission deadline: 8 June 2015

World Social Science Fellows and Sustainable Urbanization Seminar