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Roundtable | 20 years of global development research & policy advice. Diane Stone, Vice President, International Public Policy Association.
Plenary A | From research to sustainable development action: how far have we come? Njuguna Ndung’u, Executive Director, African Economics Research Center (AERC) & Former Governor, Central Bank of Kenya.
Parallel 1.3 | Brokering rigorous evidence: bridging the gap between impact evaluation and evidence- based policymaking. Marion Krämer, Team leader, German Institute of Development Evaluation (DEval). Anna Schrimpf, Executive Director, J-PAL Europe. Lígia Teixeira, Chief Executive, Centre for Homelessness Impact, What Works Network. Howard White, Chief Executive Officer, Campbell Collaboration. Gustavo Angeles, Associate Professor, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health.
Parallel 1.4 | Japanese Award for Outstanding Research on Development. João Costa, Program Associate, Global Development Network. Saravana Jaikumar, Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, ‘Effective use of social media to produce, disseminate and enhance uptake of developmental research: A multi-method study.’ Ruhizal Roosli, Senior Lecturer, University of Sains Malaysia, ‘The role of practitioners in web-based communication for post-disaster reconstruction projects in Southeast Asia.’ Emmanuel Yujuico, Senior Consultant, Access Health International Philippines, ‘Exploring Philippine use of evidence-based research to influence public health policy.’
Parallel 2.2 | Climate change policy alternatives in MENA after Paris. Hala Abou-Ali, Professor of Economics, Cairo University. Mustafa Babiker, Senior Planning and Analysis Consultant, Saudi Arabian Oil Company Kamiar. Mohaddes, Senior Lecturer in Economics and Policy, Cambridge University.
Parallel 2.3 | From research to sustainable development action Stephanie Christmann, Senior Scientist, FAP Program, ICARDA. Puja Guha, Assistant Professor, Azim Premji University. Jamelia Harris, PhD Candidate, University of Oxford. Anit Mukherjee, Policy Fellow, Centre for Global Development (CGD). Denys Nizalov, Senior Lecturer, DeMontfort University. Thomas Pave Sohnesen, Consultant, The World Bank.
Parallel Session 2.4 | Global and shared challenges in global development Atal Ahmadzai, Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Arizona. Nupur Chowdhury, Assistant Professor, Jawaharlal Nehru University. Nicolas Gerber, Senior Researcher, University of Bonn. Axel Berger, Senior Researcher, German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE).
Parallel 2.5 | Workers, managers, productivity – Kaizen in developing countries Rosmi Abdullah, Director, Malaysia Productivity Corporation (MPC). Kimiaki Jin, Senior Assistant Chief, JICA-Research Institute. John Page, Senior Fellow, Global Economy & Development, Brookings Institution. Cornelia Storz, Professor, Goethe University. Kosi Antwiwaa Yankey, Executive Director, National Board for Small Scale Industry (NBSSI), Ghana.
Parallel 3.4 | Young researchers influencing policy Lev Lvovskiy, Senior Research Fellow, Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Center (BEROC). Vivek Jaisree Mohandas, Guest Researcher, German Chancellor Fellow, Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy.
Parallel 4.1 | Knowledge and decision making in water and natural resource management in SE Asia Kong Chhuon, Head, Research Unit for Water and Environment, Institute of Technology of Cambodia. Nguyen Vo Chau Ngan, Senior Lectuer, Can Tho University. Tritep Vichkovitten, Lecturer, Thammasat University.
Parallel 4.2 | Evidence curation in climate result areas. Kevin Moull, Evaluator, German Institute for Development Evaluation (DEval). Andreas Reumann, Principal Evaluation Officer, Independent Evaluation Unit, Green Climate Fund. Nyein Chan Aung & Jana-Chin Rue Glutting, the Center for Economic and Social Development (CESD). Abiodun Egbetokun & Adedayo Olofinyehun, the National Centre for Technology Management (NACETEM).
Parallel 4.3 | Doing Research in developing countries. Doing Research in Developing Countries by Francesco Obino, Head of Programs, The Global Development Network. Luis Pablo Cuba & Sharim Ribera, Center for the Studies of Social and Economic Realities (CERES). Inaya Rakhmani & Zulfa Sakhiyaa, the Centre for Innovation Policy and Governance (CIPG).
Side Event | Women for Change: towards building a gender-sensitive media in South Asia by the Institute for Studies in Industrial Development, India & South Asia Women's Network. (Presentations 1,2,3,4)