Upcoming events

  • WTO Aid for Trade – IGC side event

    11 July 2017

    The Sixth Global Review of Aid for Trade, “Promoting Connectivity”, will be held at the WTO in Geneva from 11 to 13 July 2017 gathering 500-700 people from trade...

  • IGC-Ideas For India-ISI India Development Policy...

    13 July 2017

    Since its inception in 2009, the International Growth Centre (IGC) has funded more than 200 economic research projects in India on a wide variety of policy relevant topics. The...


Past events

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    Energy and education seminar

    IGC Tanzania hosted a seminar on 21 June in Dar Es Salaam which reported on the progress and results of recent research studies on the link between energy and education in Tanzania, and reviewed current policy challenges at the intersection of energy and education and generate ideas for steps forward. The event was co-hosted with the President’s Office for Regional...

    21 June 2017

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    Private enterprises in conflict-related situations

    On 9th June, the IGC welcomed Alexandros Ragoussis and Neil Gregory from the International Finance Corporation, World Bank, who presented the report "Private enterprises in conflict-related situations". Addressing the challenges of conflict-related situations have become a top priority for the development community, and private sector development is an essential part...

    9 June 2017

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    Fragility Commission 2nd Evidence Session: Building legitimate government

    The LSE-Oxford Fragility Commission’s second evidence session took place at Oxford’s Blavatnik School of Government on 8 June 2017 and was focused on the topic of building legitimate government. In fragile and conflict situations, government has little legitimacy with citizens. This both constrains what government can effectively do, and the ability to change the...

    8 June 2017