In December 2017, Research Associate II David K. Bohl joined a forum in Washington, DC hosted by the Atlantic Council and the US Army Future Studies Group: US Army Futures Forum: Structuring Our Futures Thinking.
Among many partners and clients, the Pardee Center has conducted invited research and analysis for several USAID missions, including Ethiopia, Southern and South Africa, and Uganda. In November, to continue and strengthen this partnership, USAID science fellow Ernest "Dick" Greene spent three days with our research staff learning the IFs model. Mr.
In December 2017, Director Jonathan D. Moyer travelled to Geneva, Switzerland for the first meeting of the ENACT Index Technical Reference Group. ENACT is a project funded by the European Union’s Pan-African Programme, dedicated to “enhancing Africa’s response to transnational organised crime (TOC)” by mitigating the impact on development, governance, security, and the rule of law in Africa.
In November 2017, two Pardee Center research affiliates and current Pardee researcher joined a public seminar hosted by ENACT (Enhancing Africa’s Response to Transnational Organised Crime [TOC]) in Nairobi, Kenya. The program explored innovations in research and response to TOC.
A report from the African Futures Project, a collaboration between the Pardee Center and the Institute for Security Studies, uses IFs to assess Mozambique’s long-term development prospects.
In a new report with the USAID/Uganda Monitoring, Learning, and Evaluation Contract Estimating District GDP in Uganda, Pardee Center researchers use nighttime lights imagery and data measuring crop production and prices to estimate the size of Uganda’s 116 district economies.
Research staff and aides at the Pardee Center enjoyed a presentation by Brian J. Walsh, Disaster Risk Management Consultant for the World Bank Group and the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, on Wednesday, October 19th.
Sustainable Development Goals Report: Moldova 2030 is a report researched and written by the Pardee Center’s Andrew C. Scott, David K. Bohl, Steve Hedden, Jonathan D.
Pardee Center Research Associate II David K. Bohl led a five-session training workshop on the International Futures (IFs) platform during the fall of 2017, part of the Pardee Center’s ongoing engagement with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) that aims to evaluate country-level progress towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Research Associate I Drew Bowlsby represented the Pardee Center at the Impacts World 2017 Conference in Potsdam, Germany.