The course will cover:
Concepts of Poverty and Measurements
Concepts of poverty.
Measures of poverty
Poverty Reduction Approaches and Surveys
Approaches to Poverty Reduction
Poverty Reduction Strategies
Social Inclusion Programmes and Development
The EU approach,
Laeken Indicators, and EU SILC Surveys
Evaluation Methods and Case Studies
A case study.
Who Should Apply?
Professionals from organizations, students and civil servants responsible for evaluating and reporting on the quality of social change/development programs. Applicants need an undergraduate degree (preferably) in Economics, Social Sciences, Humanities, or Environmental Sciences, and must be proficient in English.
Language of Instruction:
Selection based upon CV submitted to the organizing institution (CID)
Deadline for application
25th August 2007
Registration and information
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