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    Workshop on financial inclusion in Mozambique: Interoperability and literacy

    This workshop will focus on financial literacy and its potential for fostering inclusive growth in Mozambique. The program will include a presentation by Prof Sandra Sequeira on the results of the project Evaluation of the impact of mobile banking and financial literacy on microenterprise development in Mozambique, a presentation by Prof Steffen Hoernig on the results of...

    20 September 2017

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    Workshop on improving the effectiveness of the health system in Mozambique

    This workshop will start from the challenges faced by the health sector in Mozambique and focus on possible/scalable instruments to overcome them. The programme will entail a presentation by Professor Sandra Sequeira on the results of the pilot of her IGC-funded project “Improving the quality of antenatal care in Mozambique” and a presentation from the National...

    20 September 2017

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    Policies for prosperity – Authors’ seminar

    IGC Tanzania will host a seminar on 19 September to present and discuss in detail the content of the  book "Tanzania: The Path to Prosperity", created in partnership with the Bank of Tanzania and launched in July 2016.  The book covers a range of thematic and sectoral issues including cities, industrialisation, agriculture, and others. The event will give the authors...

    19 September 2017

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    Uganda High-Level Economic Growth Forum

    The Ministry of Finance, Planning & Economic Development, in partnership with the IGC, is organising a high-level conference on Uganda’s economy under the theme “Accelerated and inclusive growth for sustainable development”. The conference will provide an opportunity to discuss key growth challenges, learn from policy experiences in other countries, and identify a...

    14–15 September 2017

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    4th Urbanisation and poverty reduction research conference

    The 4th Urbanisation and poverty reduction research conference hosted by the World Bank, George Washington University, and the IGC will bring together academics and development practitioners to present and discuss the challenges of sustainable urbanisation in developing countries. The conference will take place on 8 September at the World Bank in Washington, DC, and will...

    8 September 2017