Pop Pov

Opportunities and Calls for Submissions

  • 2017 International Population Conference

    Call for Papers Deadline: December 15, 2016
    IUSSP
    The scientific programme of the Conference will be created from abstracts submitted to the Call for Papers by the submission deadline of 15 December 2016. All abstracts must be submitted online. Abstracts sent elsewhere will not be considered.
  • Improve Quality of Secondary Education

    Call for Proposals Deadline: November 21, 2016
    PSIPSE
    Partnership to Strengthen Innovation and Practice in Secondary Education (PSIPSE) announces a Call for Proposals to improve the quality of secondary education in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Malawi. PSIPSE supports the development and testing of innovative models to address challenges in secondary education. It promotes efforts to find local solutions to problems and generate evidence of effective strategies.
  • 2017 Echidna Global Scholars Program

    Call for Applications Deadline: October 31, 2016
    Brookings Institute
    Echidna Global Scholars spend nearly five months at the Brookings Institute in Washington, DC to pursue research on global education issues with an emphasis on girls' education. They are seeking exceptional applicants committed to girls' education who seek the opportunity to build their research and analytical skills. Applicants should have a background in education, development, economics, gender, or a related area, a Master's degree at minimum, and at least 15 years of professional experience.
  • The Role of Research in Making Government More Effective

    Research Conference Deadline: October 28, 2016
    Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management
    The annual Fall Research Conference is the association's premier forum for disseminating research findings and engaging in discussions with policy makers and other practitioners about the implications of those findings for improving policy and governance. If research is to play a greater role in making government more effective, these types of interactions and exchanges between researchers and those in a position to apply the research evidence need to be ongoing, collaborative and far-reaching at all levels of government, both domestically and internationally.
  • Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights - Jordan

    Call for Proposals Deadline: October 13, 2016
    NWO-WOTRO
    The call strives to generate insights in and identify entry points for improved policies and interventions for sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights of women and young people in Jordan.
  • 2017 Development Marketplace for Innovation

    Call for Awards Deadline: October 01, 2016
    The World Bank Group and Sexual Violence Research Initiative
    The Sexual Violence Research Initiative and the World Bank Group are requesting proposals for research and interventions or related activities that will contribute to the prevention and response of gender-based violence in low and middle income countries.
  • MERL (Monitoring and Evaluation, Research and Learning) Director

    Job Opportunity Deadline: September 19, 2016
    Tostan
    Ensure Tostan, a leading organization in grassroots empowerment and international development, and partnering communities possess appropriate data for strategic decision-making.
  • Understanding the Demographic Dividend

    Workshop Deadline: September 12, 2016
    US Census Bureau
    This workshop is designed for analysts, policymakers, and managers working in government agencies (statistics, labor, education, environment, gender, etc.), nongovernmental organizations, and other settings who wish to enhance their knowledge about the demographic dividend.
  • Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation Training

    Training Deadline: September 05, 2016
    AfrEA, ISSP, University of Ouagadougou, and CDI
    Training in planning and participatory evaluation. Offered jointly by the African Evaluation Association, the Higher Institute for Population Sciences, University of Ouagadougou, and the Centre for Development and Innovation of the University of Wageningen (Netherlands).
  • African Union Research Grants

    Call for Proposals Deadline: August 17, 2016
    African Union
    The African Union Commission launches Phase 2 of the African Union Research Grants programme with an open call for proposals for Research and Innovation in Africa supported by the European Union.
  • Behavioral Economics and Global Health Conference

    Call for Papers Deadline: August 03, 2016
    Center for Effective Global Action
    The Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA) and the Initiative for Behavioral Economics and Finance will host a  Behavioral Economics and Global Health  conference to bring together leading academics and practitioners from economics, psychology, and behavioral sciences to present ongoing research and discuss innovations in the field. They are looking for work in progress that leverages tools from behavioral economics to address research questions in health and development.
  • Secondary Data Analysis Initiative

    Call for Proposals Deadline: July 01, 2016
    Economic and Social Research Council
    The Secondary Data Analysis Initiative aims to deliver high-quality high-impact research through the deeper exploitation of major data resources created by the ESRC and other agencies. Proposals are welcome at any time. Funding is provided for up to 18 months with an overall limit of £200,000 (100 per cent fEC) per grant.
  • Call for Papers for 10th Annual Research Conference

    Call for Papers Deadline: May 15, 2016
    International Food Policy Research Institute
    The 10th Annual Research Conference on Population, Reproductive Health, and Economic Development will be held Sept. 8 and 9, 2016, at the International Food Policy Research Institute in Washington, D.C. This serves as the annual meeting for the Population and Poverty Research Network (PopPov), a group of academic researchers and funders from around the globe interested in how population dynamics affect economic outcomes.
  • 2016 APPAM Fall Research Conference

    Call for Proposals Deadline: April 06, 2016
    Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management
    The APPAM Fall Research Conference is a multi-disciplinary annual research conference that attracts the highest quality research on a wide variety of important current and emerging policy and management issues.
  • Adolescence, Youth and Gender: Building Knowledge for Change Conference & Call for Papers

    Call for Papers Deadline: February 15, 2016
    Young Lives
    This conference will promote dialogue and critical reflection on the latest evidence, current paradigms, concepts and approaches to adolescence, youth and gender in international development and consider the implications for policy and programming.
  • 30th Annual Conference of the European Society for Population Economics

    Call for Papers Deadline: February 01, 2016
    German Institute for Economic Research
    The 30th Annual Conference of the European Society for Population Economics (ESPE) will be held June 15-18, 2016 in Berlin Germany.
  • Additional Insights International Research Fellowship

    Fellowship Opportunity Deadline: January 15, 2016
    Global TIES for Children
    Led by Dr. Larry Aber, with support from the Hewlett Foundation, the Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund at the World Bank, and Innovations for Poverty Action, we are seeking applicants from around the world who are interested not only in whether interventions improve the lives and well-being of low-income women and children, but for whom, why, and where they do so.
  • APPAM International Conference

    Conference Deadline: January 01, 2016
    APPAM
    Inequalities: Addressing the Growing Challenge for Policymakers Worldwide
  • European Population Conference

    Call for Submissions Deadline: December 15, 2015
    European Association for Population Studies
    The European Association for Population Studies invites contributions to the next European Population Conference to be held in Mainz, Germany, Aug. 31 - Sept. 3, 2016 (EPC2016). EPC2016 is a general scientific population conference where the topic "Demographic Change and Policy Implications" will receive special attention.
  • CSAE Conference 2016: Economic Development in Africa

    Call for Papers Deadline: October 31, 2015
    Conference papers address economic analysis of the broad issues relevant for economic development in Africa. The conference consists of parallel sessions, with plenary sessions and a keynote.
  • Annual Meeting of the EPCS

    Call for Papers Deadline: October 30, 2015
    The Annual Meeting of the European Public Choice Society (EPCS) will be held from March 30 to April 2, 2016 at the University of Freiburg in Germany. The EPCS promotes scientific research on the economics and politics of public and non-market decision-making, political economic and the economics of institutions.
  • Global Maternal Newborn Health Conference 2015

    Conference Announcement Deadline: October 21, 2015
    Global Maternal Newborn Health
    Save the date for the Global Maternal Newborn Health Conference 2015! October 18-21, 2015 in Mexico City, Mexico. Join the Secretariat of Health of Mexico and 15 other convening partners in Mexico City, October 18 to 21, for a landmark technical conference to discuss strategies for reaching every mother and newborn with high-quality health care.
  • Australian Health Economics Society Conference

    Conference Deadline: October 01, 2015
    Australian Health Economics Society Conference
    The 37th Annual Australian Health Economics Society Conference will take place Oct. 1-2, 2015 in Brisbane, Australia.
  • Global Health and Innovation Conference

    Call for Abstracts Deadline: September 30, 2015
    Unite for Sight
    The Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale is the world's leading and largest global health conference as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference, with 2,200 professionals and students from all 50 states and more than 55 countries.
  • European Journal of Population

    Call for Proposals Deadline: September 28, 2015
    The European Journal of Population welcomes proposals for its Special Issue 2017. In addition to the regular four issues a year, EJP publishes one Special Issue each Spring.
  • PAA 2016 Call for Papers

    Call for Papers Deadline: September 25, 2015
    Population Association of America
    Submit your paper or extended abstract for PAA 2016 in Washington, D.C. now.
  • Second Annual Conference on Behavioral Health Economics

    Call for Papers Deadline: September 18, 2015
    CEGA
    CEGA is currently accepting paper submissions for its second annual Conference on Behavioral Health Economics. The conference will cover various topics related to the causes and understanding of health behaviors and decisionmaking. The event is jointly organized with the Initiative for Behavioral Economics and Finance, the Center on the Economics and Demographic and Aging, and the Institute for International Studies.
  • IUHPE World Conference

    Call for Abstracts Deadline: September 04, 2015
    International Union for Health Promotion and Education
    Submit your contributions relating to research, practice, and policy in promoting health and equity.
  • Sahel Leadership Program Seeking Candidates

    Emerging Leaders Program Deadline: August 23, 2015
    Sahel Leadership Program (PLS)
    The Sahel Leadership Program (PLS) is currently seeking candidates to join a dynamic network of emerging leaders in the Sahel. Selected candidates will benefit from a year long program which will begin with a six day intensive training in Ouagadougou from January 25 to 30, 2016. The costs of participation will be fully covered by the program.
  • 7th African Population Conference

    Call for Abstracts Deadline: July 31, 2015
    The Union for African Population Studies.
    The 7th African Population Conference, organized by The Union for African Population Studies (UAPS), invites submissions for research papers, assessments of best practices, proposals for workshops, posters and exhibitions. The topic of the conference is "Demographic Dividend in Africa: Prospects, Opportunities and Challenges."
  • iYCG Forum Workshop

    Call for Posters Deadline: July 03, 2015
    Forum on Investing in Young Children Globally
    We are pleased to announce that the Forum on Investing in Young Children Globally (iYCG) of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, in partnership with the Ethiopian Academy of Sciences, will conduct an interactive public workshop featuring presentations and discussions that highlight the science and economics of understanding and supporting family and community investments in children and their caregivers using coordinated approaches across the areas of health, education, nutrition, and social protection.
  • Visiting Research Fellowship - UNICEF Office of Research

    Fellowship Opportunity Deadline: July 01, 2015
    UNICEF
    UNICEF's Office of Research (OoR) if currently seeking applications for an African researcher to engage in joint research with staff under the auspices of the Transfer Project. The Transfer Project is a multi-country research initiative on the impacts of cash transfer programs in sub-Saharan Africa. The visiting fellow will work with OoR staff on a joint research project using data from impact evaluations. Visit the link above for additional information.
  • Post-Doctoral Research Fellow/Research Associate Opening

    Job Opportunity Deadline: June 10, 2015
    Department of Global Health and Population
    The Department of Global Health and Population at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is recruiting either a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow or Research Associate (depending on experience) to work full-time on the research project, "Studying the impact and performance of institutionalizing immediate post-partum IUD services as a routine part of antenatal counseling and delivery room services in Sri Lanka, Tanzania, and Nepal." Visit the link above for additional information.
  • World Social Science Forum 2015

    Conference Deadline: June 01, 2015
    WSSF
    The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) and the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) are pleased to announce the third World Social Science Forum (WSSF), which will take place Sept. 13-16, 2015, at ICC Durban, South Africa. The WSSF is a global event of the International Social Science Council (ISSC) that brings together researchers and stakeholders in international social science co-operation to address current topical global issues and future priorities for international social science. Regular registrations open 1 June 2015.
  • International Conference on Family Planning

    Call for Abstracts Deadline: May 01, 2015
    ICFP
    The International Conference on Family Planning will be held in NUSA DUA, INDONESIA NOVEMBER 9-12 2015. Abstracts should be submitted in English or French by May 1, 2015 via the abstract submission module (coming soon) or by e-mail, along with the completed cover form to abstracts@fpconference.org. Submitters will receive an e-mail acknowledging receipt. The corresponding author will be notified regarding abstract decisions by June 19, 2015. Authors/presenters will be asked to confirm their participation by July 24, 2015. The PopPov Secretariat has limited funds to support travel to ICFP to present results from work supported by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation Population and Poverty Research Initiative. Please contact Elizabeth Gay egay@prb.org if you have questions.
  • Women Deliver 4th Global Conference

    Travel Support Deadline: May 01, 2015
    Women Deliver 4th Global Conference will offer travel support through a competitive process. Apply between 1 March 2015 through 1 May 2015. Please visit http://www.womendeliver.org for information about the online application process.
  • Submitting an Abstract for the ICFP 2015

    Webinar Deadline: April 22, 2015
    This webinar aims to help young researchers write clear and concise abstracts to increase the likelihood for acceptance at conferences – specifically the 2015 International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP). The webinar will cover the basic concepts of developing and writing an abstract, how abstracts are evaluated, and submitting abstracts for ICFP with a focus on youth-led or youth-focused initiatives. Following the presentation, there will be time for participants to ask questions about developing and submitting abstracts.
  • CSAE 2015 Conference

    Conference Announcement Deadline: March 24, 2015
    CSAE
    The Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE) is hosting its annual conference with a focus on economic development in Africa March 22-24, 2015 at St. Catherine’s College, Oxford. Registration opens in January 2015.
  • Call for Applications: PRB U.S. Policy Communication Training Program

    Call for Applications Deadline: March 06, 2015
    PRB
    The Population Reference Bureau (PRB) is pleased to announce the 2015-2016 U.S. Policy Communication Training Program! Through the generous support of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Eunice Kennedy Shriver Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), we are able to offer an in-depth policy communication training to U.S. citizens and permanent residents studying demography, population health, and reproductive health in doctoral programs at U.S. academic institutions. This training program builds on PRB’s 40-year legacy of training researchers to communicate their findings for policy change. We are pleased to be able to offer a program designed to develop skills that U.S. researchers need to communicate with U.S. policy audiences, including decision makers and the media. We hope you will join us in spreading the word about this new opportunity. Please see our announcement for eligibility criteria and instructions on how to apply. If you have questions or need assistance completing the application, please contact Elizabeth Gay at USPolicyTraining2015@prb.org.
  • Call for Papers for Ninth Annual Research Conference

    Call for Submission Deadline: March 02, 2015
    PopPov
    The Population and Poverty Research Network (PopPov) is holding its Ninth Annual Research Conference, from June 24-26, 2015, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Selected papers will advance knowledge, addressing the themes relevant to the PopPov inquiry into how population dynamics and reproductive health affect economic development.
  • World Social Science Forum 2015 Call for Abstracts

    Call for abstracts Deadline: March 01, 2015
    World Social Science Forum
    The World Social Science Forum is accepting abstracts for their 2015 conference to be held at the International Convention Centre, Durban, South Africa, from 13 to 16 September 2015. The theme for the conference is 'Transforming Global Relations for a Just World.' Abstracts are due by March 1, 2015.
  • iPOPs Conference Call for Papers

    Call for Papers Deadline: February 27, 2015
    iPOPs
    The iPOPs laboratory of excellence is organizing an international conference on 2 and 3 July 2015 at Université Paris Ouest, Nanterre La Défense on the resurgence of inequality. If you are a population scientist working on this topic and if you wish to present a paper at the conference, please follow the instructions in the call for papers and send your proposal to ipops@ined.fr before 27 February 2015.
  • IDRC Call for Research Proposals on Women and Economic Growth

    Call for Proposals Deadline: February 23, 2015
    International Development Research Centre
    In partnership with the United Kingdom's Department for International Development (DfID) and The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the International Development Research Centre is pleased to announce a call for research proposals concerning the Growth and Economic Opportunities for Women (GrOW) program on the effect of specific patterns of growth on women’s economic empowerment. Scope: This call aims to investigate the effect that specific patterns of growth have on women’s economic empowerment. Research also aims to determine which public policies and interventions can ensure that the positive effects of growth on women’s empowerment are enhanced and the negative effects minimized. Budget total and apportionment: Through this call a single consortium is expected to undertake six to eight (6-8) projects within a total budget of up to CA $2 million. There is scope for funding one to two (1-2) individual research projects of under CA$300,000 if the proposed research is on a priority area. Applications must be submitted by 17:00 (GMT)/12:00 (EST) on 23 February 2015, through the IDRC online application process. Please visit the link above for additional information.
  • 2015-2016 Additional Insights International Research Fellowship

    Call for Applications Deadline: February 16, 2015
    New York University Global TIES for Children Center
    New York University’s newly established internationally focused center, Global TIES for Children: Transforming Intervention Effectiveness and Scale, is pleased to announce the 2015-2016 Additional Insights International Research Fellowship. Led by Dr. Larry Aber, with support from the Hewlett Foundation, the Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund at the World Bank, and Innovations for Poverty Action, we are seeking applicants from around the world who are interested not only in whether interventions improve the lives and well-being of low-income women and children, but for whom, why, and where do they do so. This fellowship seeks to generate actionable evidence through using state-of-the-art advanced research methodologies to evaluate variation in, and mechanisms of, program impact while also investing in future research leaders through mentorship, professional development, and training activities. All application components must be received via email, addressed to Kate Schwartz, Project Director, at kjs440@nyu.edu by 5pm EST, Monday, February 16th.
  • UN Chief of Demographic Analysis Branch Job Opening

    Job Opportunity Deadline: February 09, 2015
    UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs
    The UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs is hiring a Chief of Branch for the Demographic Analysis Branch of the Population Division in New York. The application deadline is February 9, 2015. Visit the link above for additional information.
  • Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Research Program

    Call for Submission Deadline: February 03, 2015
    NWO-WOTRO
    The Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) research programme aims to generate insights in and a better understanding of processes that determine and strengthen the sexual and reproductive health of people, as well as their ability to claim their sexual and reproductive rights. The programme strives to contribute to improving and innovating SRHR policies and practices, with a special focus on empowering young people and key populations as specified per call.
  • Call for Submissions: 2015 Evaluation Design Contest

    Call for submissions Deadline: February 02, 2015
    EASST
    The EASST Collaborative invites researchers living in East Africa to submit research designs focused on the rigorous evaluation of a social or economic development program implemented in the region. Researchers must be based in Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, or Uganda. Proposed designs will be evaluated by EASST, and the top ideas will be considered for research support. The full request for applications call can be downloaded below. Please submit your application file online at: http://tinyurl.com/Submittable-EASST-2015-EDC. The deadline for submission for the Evaluation Design Contest is 11:59 pm U.S. Pacific Time on Monday, 2 February 2015.
  • Fertility Preferences in Asia

    Call for Proposals Deadline: January 31, 2015
    Asian Population Association Scientific Committee on Fertility Preferences
    The Asian Population Association's [APA] Scientific Committee on Fertility Preferences invites you to submit papers to a special satellite session held on July 27th 2015 alongside the APA Conference in Kuala Lumpur. The objective of this satellite session is to produce a series of national reports concerning the ‘state-of-the-art’ of research on fertility preferences in countries across Asia. If you would like to propose to write a report and attend the workshop, please write to stuart.basten@spi.ox.ac.uk with the following information by January 31st 2015: Name: Job title: Institution: Web page: Country you propose to write a report for: Your three most relevant publications:
  • 12th International Conference on Urban Health in Dhaka, Bangladesh

    Call for Abstracts Deadline: January 09, 2015
    International Society for Urban Health and the Bangladesh Urban Health Network
    The International Society for Urban Health and the Bangladesh Urban Health Network present the 12th International Conference on Urban Health to take place in Dhaka, Bangladesh, from March 9-12, 2015. The over-arching theme of the conference is Urban Health for a Sustainable Future: The Post 2015 Agenda. Deadline for late-breaking abstracts is January 9, 2015.
  • Research Grants for Alumni of the Hewlett Dissertation Fellowship

    Call for Submission Deadline: January 08, 2015
    PRB/IIE
    The Population Reference Bureau is pleased to announce a new research grant opportunity for the Alumni of the Hewlett Dissertation Fellowships in Population, Reproductive Health and Economic Development.
  • Economic Demography Workshop at PAA

    Call for Submission Deadline: December 31, 2014
    PAA
    Call for Papers for the 2015 Economic Demography Workshop at the Population Association of America Annual Meeting.