New on our blog: Inheriting Extreme Poverty

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03 Jul 2020

By Owasim Akram

After working for more than ten years as a development practitioner in Bangladesh with a tremendous opportunity to observe the lives of the extreme poor while living very closely to them, one simple question kept chasing me all the time: why do millions of them remain still poor despite huge progress in the economy, policy changes and many development interventions both from the Government and other development partners?

EADI Takes A Knee: Statement of Solidarity with #BlackLivesMatter

23 Jun 2020

As the European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes have repeatedly stated, development is not neutral. The time has now come for us to once again take a stand by taking a knee. We condemn all forms of racism and discrimination. Human dignity and equality mean that #BlackLivesMatter. To the full statement

New EADI Webinar: Towards a Wellbeing Economics. How and why we need to do economics differently, 28 October, 12.00 CET

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28 Oct 2020

With Dr Nicky Pouw

Economics should be more about human wellbeing and human-nature relationships than about growth. To address current global problems of rising inequality, climate change, migration and health pandemics requires a fundamental rethink of how we think about the economy and the ways we practice it. Sustainable and inclusive development can only be achieved if we transform our vision of the economy

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EADI/ISS Webinar: Bias aware practices: moving beyond unconscious bias training, 7 August, 14.00 CET

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07 Aug 2020

Acknowledging our biases is uncomfortable. But unless we do so, we limit novelty and we risk affecting others and ourselves through discrimination and stereotypes.

New EADI Webinar: The Rise and Fall of the Aid Effectiveness Norm, 22 July, 16.00 CET

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22 Jul 2020

In this webinar, Prof. Stephen Brown will discuss his work on the effectiveness of foreign aid and will give an overview over 15 to 20 years of this agenda.

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