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EADI invites you to establish a new Working Group or to express your interest in collaborating with an existing EADI Working Group.

EADI has the following types of working groups:

  1. A network of institutes and individuals to exchange information, discuss research in progress and publish completed research.
  2. A group jointly pursuing research on a specific topic, with the intention of reporting the findings in a publication at the end of its work.
  3. A group providing joint input or service to development research or training, e.g., the Information Management and Training Working Groups.

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Working Group Guidelines

Read in this note about:

  • The constitutional aspects of the Working Groups and their relationship with other parts of EADI.
  • The roles of the Working Groups.
  • The organisation of the Working Groups.
  • How EADI supports Working Groups.
  • The procedures for establishing a Working Group.

Working Group Guidelines

Social Protection Working Group: New Brief 02/2017

Read more: Social Protection Working Group: New Brief 02/2017
14 Feb 2017

The Social Protection Working Group has released a new briefing paper to inform about current developments.

Call for Papers on “Africa, New Powers, Old Powers”

Read more: Call for Papers on “Africa, New Powers, Old Powers”
30 Nov 2016

The Department of Political and Social Studies of the University of Bologna and the EADI Working Group on ‘Transitions in (Southern) Africa’ organize an international conference, that will be held in Bologna (Italy) on 4-5 May 2017.

Newsletter on Social Protection

Read more: Newsletter on Social Protection
09 Nov 2016

The EADI Working Group on Social Protection publishes the "Social protection briefs" regularly. If you are interested to subscribe to this online newsletter, please contact the working group conveners Katja Bender and Markus Loewe.

New publication of Working Group on "Education for Global Justice and Citizen Engagement"

Read more: New publication of Working Group on "Education for Global Justice and Citizen Engagement"
06 Oct 2016

The Working Group on "Education for Global Justice and Citizen Engagement" is delighted to announce its new publication.

Call for Panels: EADI NORDIC 2017 Conference “Globalisation at the Crossroads. Rethinking Inequalities and Boundaries”

Read more: Call for Panels: EADI NORDIC 2017 Conference “Globalisation at the Crossroads. Rethinking Inequalities and Boundaries” (external link)
01 Sep 2016

The conference, taking place 20–23 August 2017 in Bergen, is a partnership between EADI (European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes), NFU (Norwegian Association of Development Research) and the University of Bergen (UiB).

Call for Participation: Workshop on Measurement and Evaluation of Women's Empowerment

Read more: Call for Participation: Workshop on Measurement and Evaluation of Women's Empowerment
12 Aug 2016

The Center For International Policy Studies (CeSPI) is organising a workshop focusing on measurement and evaluation of women's empowerment to be held in Rome during the first week of October.

Call for Participation: Working Group on "Education for Global Justice and Citizen Engagement"

Read more: Call for Participation: Working Group on "Education for Global Justice and Citizen Engagement"
10 Aug 2016

The convenors of the Working Group on Education for global justice and citizen education cordially invite researchers to join the Working Group.

Call for Participation: New EADI Working Group on Postcolonialism

Read more: Call for Participation: New EADI Working Group on Postcolonialism
16 Jun 2016

A new EADI Working Group on "Postcolonial Perspectives on and within Development (Studies)" has been established.

Call for Papers: Poverty Dynamics – Shame, Blame and Responsibility

Read more: Call for Papers: Poverty Dynamics – Shame, Blame and Responsibility
22 Mar 2016

The Call for Papers is now open for DSA2016, the annual conference of the Development Studies Association, taking place at the University of Oxford, 12-14th September. The EADI-DSA Study Group on Multidimensional Poverty and Poverty Dynamics will be organising a panel session.

Social and Health Policies for Inclusive Growth: Training Workshop in Nairobi

Read more: Social and Health Policies for Inclusive Growth: Training Workshop in Nairobi
08 Mar 2016

From 7–11 December 2015, a training workshop for research assistants took place at Nairobi University. It prepared the fieldwork for the community impact assessments and the political economy analysis at regional and local level within the “Social and Health Policies for Inclusive Growth (SHPIG)” project – where EADI is a partner.