EGAP 24: Wageningen University, October 2018

October 12-13, 2018
Thematic Working Group Meeting
Local Host: Maarten Voors, Wageningen University
 

Thursday, October 11th
6-8 PM: Welcome Happy Hour at Restaurant De Wageningsche Berg (Hotel de Wageningsche Berg

**Dewy Verhoeven from University of Wageningen and EGAP Member Peter van der Windt will be leading EGAP attendees by bike to the conference space on both days of the meeting. Dewy will be taking participants at 8:15 AM and Peter will be leading participants at 8:30 AM on Friday and Saturday**

Friday, October 12th 

EGAP 23: Nairobi, June 2018

Nairobi, Kenya
General Plenary Meeting
June 8-9, 2018
**A passport with at least two blank pages, six months’ validity, and a visa are required to enter Kenya. Single-entry visas are available upon arrival at Kenyan airports; or, you can obtain an e-visa prior to your arrival. More information found here**

Hosts: Rebecca Wolfe, Mercy Corps    

EGAP 19: Sciences Po, March 2017

Host: Daniel Rubenson, Sciences Po, Ryerson University

Theme: Institutions & Governance. Good governance has long been seen as an important driver of economic growth and well-being. With the endorsement of the SDGs at the United Nations General Assembly in 2015, good governance was fundamentally established as a development goal in itself. In particular, SDG 16 recognizes the connection between good governance and “effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels.” This workshop aims to explore the different ways that effective institutions can be implemented, evaluated, and built upon in an effort to understand how good governance can be achieved.

EGAP 17: Universidad Diego Portales, May 2016

Friday, May 13
  • 8:30a - Coffee and Breakfast 
  • 8:30a - Breakfast conversation for first-time meeting attendees
  • 9:00a-9:15a - Welcome and Introductions - Susan Hyde
  • 9:15a-10:15a - Maarten Voors: Community Driven Surveillance. Engaging Community Based Organizations in Prevention, Monitoring and Timely Reporting of Zoonotic Diseases (Research Design)
  • 11:15a-11:45a - BREAK

EGAP 16: University of Cape Town, March 2016

A critical challenge facing governance is that of dealing with social violence in its various manifestations – addressing its causes, managing it in more constructive ways and seeking to prevent it through building more cohesive and peaceful societies. This workshop aims to highlight experimental research that explores the causes and dynamics of conflict and violence, as well as approaches to preventing or resolving violence, particularly interventions that address the root causes of conflict, and promote social cohesion.
 
Friday, March 11
  • 8:30 - Coffee and Light Breakfast 
  • 9:00-9:15 - Welcome and Introductions

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