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Francisco H.G. Ferreira
(The World Bank)
Simon Quinn
(University of Oxford)
Haroon Bhorat
(University of Cape Town)
Yusuf Dodia
(Zambia Private Sector Development Association)
Kim Cloete
(Renowned South African Journalist)
Helmut Asche
(University of Mainz)

PEGNet Conference 2014


Please note that the registration for the PEGNet Conference 2014 in Lusaka, Zambia is now closed!


 A forum has been created to provide information leading up to the conference and an opportunity for conference participants to communicate.

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PEGNet Research


  • Kiel Policy Brief: 'Unhappily non-cooperative — Do development research and practice ignore each other?'
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  • PEGNet Survey on the status of cooperation between researchers and practitioners. Results and data are available here.

PEGNet Workshops


  • Workshop at GIZ evaluation unit on "small samples and representativeness", 28 October 2014

  • Joint workshop of GIGA, IAPRI and PEGNet on “The way ahead for Zambian agriculture. What role for FDI?” to be held in Lusaka, Zambia on 17 September 2014. 

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The Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation has announced a call for International Climate Protection Fellowships. Deadline is March 15, 2015.  More information





 PEGNet Video from the Conference 2011 in Hamburg:





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PEGNet Activities
  • The PEGNet Conference 2014 will be held in collaboration with the Zambia Institute for Policy Analysis and Research (ZIPAR) on September 18 and 19 2014 in Lusaka.

  • Report on the panel on "Bridging the gap - designing effective cooperation between academia and practitioners for better results" that PEGNet chaired at the 2014 EADI General Conference that was held on June 23-26 in Bonn.
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  • A report on 'Zukunftscharta. Die √∂konomische Dimension von Nachhaltigkeit' that was held on 17-18 June 2014 at the Institute for the World Economy.
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PEGNet Member

PEGNet welcomes the Institute for Advanced Development Studies (INESAD) as a new member.