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 […]

WEBINAR: First ISSBD Webinar!

Dear ISSBD Early Career Scholars, I write to invite you to the first ISSBD Early Career Webinar. In this first session, Prof. Anne C. Petersen will discuss how researchers in human development can use their analytical and research skill sets to make a difference in policy and practice. All attendants of this webinar will be entered in […]

WEBINAR: ECD Measurement Workshop May 27th 2015

You are cordially invited via Live Webstream Workshop on ECD Measurement for Preschool Children (Aged 3-6) Wednesday, May 27, 2015 || 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Agenda  (if you have problems accessing the agenda click here) Please join us for an online discussion with experts focusing on the measurement of intermediate and final early childhood development […]

WEBINAR: Conducting and Using Impact Evaluations – TCAI (Ghana)

by Annie Duflo & Jessica Kiessel Annie and Jessica (Innovations for Poverty Action) presented on a large-scale evaluation of the Ghana Government’s Teacher Community Assistant Initiative (TCAI), a program that targeted instruction programs on the learning outcomes of the lowest-performing primary school students in Ghana’s public schools. IPA partnered with Ghana Education Services, Ghana National Association of […]

WEBINAR: Financing Investments in Young Children Globally

Co-sponsored by the Board on Children, Youth and Families at the National Academies of Science headed by Kimber Bogard (HDIN AC). REGISTER HERE! When: August 26, 2014 – August 27, 2014 (12:00 AM Eastern) Topics: Children, Youth and Families, Education, Global Health Activity: Forum on Investing in Young Children Globally (iYCG) Boards: Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Board on […]

WEBINAR: Responsive parenting – A strategy to prevent violence

Interested in parenting? preventing violence against children? Early childhood development? Using text messaging in your intervention? Involving fathers? Youth livelihoods? Jordan, Turkey, Israel, Brasil, South Africa and more? Check out the webinar on “Responsive parenting: A strategy to prevent violence” that will be held on July 10 2014 sponsored by the Berhard van Leer Foundation! To register go here.   The […]