Upcoming events

  • Apartment buildings are seen from a high-rise building in central Yangon November 4, 2010. Myanmar will hold its first parliamentary election in two decades on November 7, although critics say it will simply cement the military's grip on power under the guise of civilian rule.     REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun (MYANMAR - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS) - RTXU7CX

    Urban Myanmar conference

    23 February 2017

    IGC Myanmar is going to host a new seminar on 23 February to present the policy brief “Urban Myanmar” and outline both a research and policy agenda for urban issues in this...

  • Refugee

    IGC Public Lecture – Refuge: Transforming a...

    29 March 2017

    DATE AND TIME: Wednesday 29 March, from 18:30 to 20:00 VENUE: Old Theatre, Old Building, London School of Economics Presenting their new book on 29th March 2017 at the...


Past events

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    Social network, referrals and technology adoption: Randomised field experiments using System of Rice Intensification (SRI)

    15 January 2017

    IGC Bangladesh, together with the Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) of the Ministry of Agriculture, will be hosting a seminar on 15th January to disseminate the findings of the IGC commissioned study "Social network, referrals and technology adoption: Randomized field experiments using Systems of Rice Intensification (SRI)". The study, led by Professor Asadul...

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    6th West Bengal Growth Conference

    28–29 December 2016

    The Centre for West Bengal Economy, Department of Economics, Jadavpur University in collaboration with the International Growth Centre (IGC) and ISI, Kolkata organised the 6th West Bengal Growth Conference on 28-29 December, 2016. This event was the sixth in a series of workshops, the first of which was held in January 2011. The purpose of the workshop was to bring...

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    Mobile banking and remittances: Evidence from Bangladesh readymade garments sector

    18 December 2016

    The International Growth Centre (IGC) and BRAC Institute of Governance and Development (BIGD), BRAC University hosted a dissemination seminar on ‘Mobile Banking and Remittances: Evidence from Bangladesh Readymade Garments sector’ on 18 December 2016 in Dhaka. The seminar was chaired by Dr. Sultan Hafeez Rahman, Country Director, IGC Bangladesh and Dr. Abu Shonchoy...

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