Malawi Speaker launches evidence-informed policymaking Guidelines

The Speaker of the Parliament of Malawi, Rt. Hon. Mr Richard Msowoya, on 1st November 2016, officiated at the launch of Guidelines for Evidence Use in Policymaking that were jointly produced with AFIDEP as part of ongoing programme aimed at building Parliament’s capacity to use evidence in the formulation of laws and policies. The

AFIDEP holds demographic dividend workshop in Swaziland

The African Institute for Development Policy is currently holding a workshop in Swaziland which runs from 25th to 27th October 2016. The aim of the workshop is to assess the country’s prospects for harnessing the demographic dividend. The workshop, which focuses on use of National Transfer Accounts (NTA) modeling, also seeks to demonstrate priority

Partners meet to evaluate impact of evidence uptake programme

Partners implementing the Strengthening Capacity to Use Research Evidence in Health Policy (SECURE Health) programme are participating at a consultative meeting that will run until 26th October 2016. Among the objectives of the meeting, which is taking place at Southern Sun Mayfair Hotel in Nairobi, is to review the programme’s achievements since November 2013, herebest bunk bed with stairs