Samuel Brazys and Krishna Vadlamannati present at Aid workshop

Krishna Vadlamannati and Samuel Brazys Heidelberg University and AidData have been selected to present at a workshop on tracking international aid from emerging economies to be held this September in Heidelberg University, Germany. The workshop is called “Tracking International Aid and Investment from Developing and Emerging Economies” and will be held on September 22-23, 2017. … Continue Reading

Publication in Asian Economic Papers

New paper published with CSD input: “Earnings Premium in State Jobs Across Urban China” by Yuanyuan Ma, Patrick Paul Walsh and Liming Wang. Asian Economic Papers, Volume 16 | Issue 2 | Summer 2017, p.167-184 © 2017 by the Earth Institute at Columbia University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Abstract Using the Chinese Household Income Project … Continue Reading

Congratulations Dr Purity Mwendwa

Dr Purity Mwendwa graduated with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) for a thesis entitled “Implementation of MHealth for Community Health Workers: Lessons from Two Rural Districts in Rwanda” from UCD’s Ph.D. in Human Development Program in the area of Global Public Health. Purity Mwendwa is currently a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the School of Nursing, … Continue Reading

SDGA Conference: Mobilizing African Intellectuals Towards Quality Tertiary Education

The Sustainable Development Goals Center for Africa (SDGC/A) is an international organization set up by African Leaders to support African governments, civil society, businesses and academic institutions to accelerate progress towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Africa. The SDG Center for Africa Is based in Kigali, Rwanda. Dr. Belay Begashaw is … Continue Reading

Historic UCD representation at the UN Oceans Conference June 2017

The High-Level United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14 (‘Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development’) was convened at United Nations Headquarters in New York from 5 to 9 June 2017. In an interview with Future Earth, Professor Patrick Paul Walsh overviews the conference. … Continue Reading