Monthly Archives: June 2018

Youth demographics in East Africa: Release of findings an urgent call to action for governments and development partners in the region

On 20 June 2018, the African Institute for Development Policy, together with the University of Southampton (UK), the East African Research Fund (EARF), and the United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID), led other stakeholders working in health, population and development in launching the findings of a study that examined the changing demographics of

AFIDEP and partners to launch report examining implications of East African region’s youth demographics

The African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP), together with the University of Southampton, the East African Research Fund (EARF), and the United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID), will on Wednesday, 20 June 2018, launch a research report on youth demographics in the East African region. The report, titled ‘East African Regional Analysis of

Beneficiary of AFIDEP’s capacity strengthening programme wins Africa Evidence Leadership Award

Recently, the Africa Evidence Network (AEN) at the University of Johannesburg (UJ) launched the first annual AELA to recognise and honour people who have raised the awareness of evidence-informed decision-making (EIDM) in Africa. Ms Velia Manyonga, Head of the Research Division at the Parliament of Malawi, is the first recipient of the Africa Evidence Leadership Award (AELA). “It