Identifying solutions and taking action to tackle poverty and inequality in Sub-Saharan Africa 

International conference to be held 23-25 October 2017, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, hosted by the Ethiopian Centre for Child Research, Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI), CROP, The Impact Initiative at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) and the Global Coalition to End Child Poverty, including African Child Policy Forum (ACPF), Partnership for Economic Policy (PEP), Save the Children, UNICEF and Young Lives.

The conference aims to engage policy makers, practitioners and researchers in identifying solutions for fighting child poverty and inequality in Sub-Saharan Africa, and inspiring action towards change. The conference offers a platform for bridging divides across sectors, disciplines and policy, practice and research.

The organizers welcome paper proposals on the following themes:


Visit the CROP webpage for details on how to prepare proposals

This page was updated on 27 March to reflect the extended deadline for proposals.