Upcoming events

  • Solar panels being assembled in a factory near Jaipur, Rajasthan. The panels are for export to other countries and also for domestic use in India where solar power is helping to bring electricity to remote villages for the first time. (Photo by robert wallis/Corbis via Getty Images)
    IGC/CEPR Labour and Entrepreneurship Conference

    4 May 2017

    IGC, in cooperation with CEPR, will host a conference on labour and entrepreneurship on 4th and 5th May at the London School of Economics. This conference  will provide a...

  • Cameroon Market

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Past events

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    Training for productivity workshop

    This three-day workshop, taking place on 22-25 February, is a result of policy impact follow-up activities from an IGC project on management and productivity in Ghana's Civil Service. The Office of the Head of the Civil Service (OHCS) and Civil Service Training Centre (CSTC)  have teamed up to develop a training programme to feed back the results of this study into the...

    22–25 February 2017

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    Urban Myanmar workshop

    IGC Myanmar hosted a workshop on 23 February to present the policy brief “Urban Myanmar” and to outline an agenda for urban research and policy issues in the country. The event, co-sponsored by the Myanmar Development Institute (MDI, a new government- affiliated think tank), brought together researchers from IGC and local government stakeholders. The sessions...

    23 February 2017

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    Illegal mining in Ghana

    Illegal mining operations are destroying the farmlands, forests, and water bodies in Ghana. The general public and academia are calling for a concerted effort to rid the country of illegal mining activities and to restore the abandoned mining sites across the country. However, in order to formulate and implement measures to effectively address the problem, there is...

    21 February 2017