Global ECD MOOC

The GLOBAL ECD MOOC started FEBRUARY 27, 2017! We’re excited to announce the launch of The Best Start in Life: Early Childhood Development for Sustainable Development, the newest course from the UN Sustainable Development Network’s Online Education Initiative – the SDG Academy. The course is free and accessible to all. Registration is now open and […]

WEBINAR: How can the research community contribute to measuring SDG 4?

The UIS is hosting a series of webinars to support the implementation of the SDG 4 – Education 2030 Agenda at the national, regional and international levels. February 16, 2017, 10 – 11am EST Moderator: Albert Motivans, UNESCO Institute for Statistics Panelists: Hirokazu Yoshikawa (NYU/Global TIES), Mame Ibra Ba (INEADE, Senegal), Christine Beggs (USAID), Dominic Richardson (UNICEF Office […]

Seeking International Researchers: Please Complete a Short, Anonymous Survey

We at the Additional Insights project at New York University’s Global TIES for Children center are currently conducting a research project exploring how often researchers working in low- and middle-income countries have asked questions surrounding variance of main effect, impact on additional outcomes, and/or questions focused on how, for whom, or under what conditions the program […]

Africa Early Years Fellowship

Fellowship with the World Bank African professionals interested in a career in early childhood development are invited to apply for the Africa Early Years Fellowship The year-long fellowship is an initiative of the Early Learning Partnership, a multi-donor trust fund managed by the World Bank to support young children’s development and learning through finance, analytical […]

CIFAR Forum on the Well-being of the World’s Children

The Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) is holding a Forum on the Well-being of the World’s Children, November 17-19, 2016 at Canada House in London, England. The Forum will convene a highly multidisciplinary, multi-sectoral group of leading researchers, practitioners, and and public sector participants from universities, NGOs, international organizations, and from the public and […]

Education, Quality and Learning for All Network (EQUAL) calls for short essays on “One Year of SDG 4”

Call for Essays In an effort to initiate bottom-up global conversations on innovations in education, the SDSN Education, Quality and Learning for All (EQUAL) Global Network invites researchers and practitioners to contribute short papers on “One Year of SDG4”. The goal is to track country and region specific activities and progress on quality improvements at […]

HDIN at ISSBD 2016

ISSBD is approaching very fast! Just 11 days to go… Who will be at ISSBD and presenting on something of relevance and interest to other HDIN members? Respond to this post through the comment function (you will need to be logged in to submit comments) by copy/pasting the date, time, title, and link to the […]

LAMIC Symposia for SRCD 2017

The biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) will be held in Austin, TX April 6-8, 2017. For the last SRCD meeting in 2015, through HDIN, we put together an excellent symposium presenting results of child development interventions in LAMICs, including presentations by Maureen Black, Milagros Nores, Muneera Rasheed, and myself. […]

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Research Scientist at Global TIES for Children (NYU)

NYU Global TIES for Children is seeking a Research Scientist to join a growing team of faculty and staff and to contribute to a vibrant community of scholars who work at the intersection of research, policy and practice on issues affecting children and youth in low-income and conflict-affected countries. The position will allow for a […]

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: International Project Coordinator ( French Speaking )

International Project Coordinator ( French Speaking ) EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT CENTER (EDC) EDC is one of the world’s leading nonprofit research and development firms. EDC designs, implements, and evaluates programs to improve education, health, and economic opportunity worldwide. Collaborating with both public and private partners, we strive for a world where all people are empowered to […]