Presentation of the digital reprinting of “Merceologia Generale” by Roberto Salvadori

Presentation of the digital reprinting of “Merceologia Generale” by Roberto Salvadori

Posted by on Nov 25, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

The reprinting in ebook format of the book “Merceologia Generale (Commodity Science – General principles)”, first issued in 1933, by Roberto Salvadori gives the chance to tribute a “forgotten” professor of the University of Florence, and to show how the topics studied in Commodity Science are useful not only in academia but also for policy […]

Release of Oxfam and ARCO Position Paper “Where change happens”

Release of Oxfam and ARCO Position Paper “Where change happens”

Posted by on Oct 6, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

On the first anniversary of the Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development, Oxfam and ARCO publish their Position Paper “Where change happens”, emphasisig the importance of promoting actions for sustainable development at the local level where people live and interact. In particular, this Position Paper aims at describing how local governance processes play a crucial role […]

New Emancipatory Research project in West Bank, Palestine

New Emancipatory Research project in West Bank, Palestine

Posted by on Apr 22, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

On the April 19th 2016, our researcher Federico Ciani flew back to Palestine in order to fulfil a new 10 days mission. Thanks to the strong knowledge of the local dynamics and to the good connections with the stakeholders developed during the previous fieldwork activities, ARCO has been selected to take part to a new […]

ARCO alla presentazione del Marchio Unico Nazionale

ARCO alla presentazione del Marchio Unico Nazionale

Posted by on Jan 5, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

Si è svolto lo scorso 18 novembre a Prato un incontro dal titolo “Marchio Unico Nazionale: strumento di certificazione di origine e di tipicità italiana”. L’evento, che ha visto una grande partecipazione di pubblico, è stata l’occasione per lanciare il Marchio Unico Nazionale “Certificazione volontaria di conformità d’Origine e Tipicità italiana”, promosso dalla Conflavoro Pmi Confederazione Nazionale delle Piccole […]

ARCO at PEGNet 2015

ARCO at PEGNet 2015

Posted by on Oct 13, 2015 in Blog, Studi, Valutazioni d'impatto | No Comments

The Poverty Reduction, Equity and Growth Network (PEGNet) Conference 2015 on “Transformation of Developing and Emerging Economies: Challenges and Opportunities for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth” took place in Berlin, October 8-9, 2015. The conference provided a platform for high-level dialogue and exchange of ideas between development researchers, practitioners and policy-makers. The two conference days will […]

Our meetings in New York and Washington with UNDP, UN Women and World Bank

Our meetings in New York and Washington with UNDP, UN Women and World Bank

Posted by on Sep 18, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

During our mission in the US on Septmber 2015 we had the chance to arrange some important private meetings at the United Nations Development Programme, UN Women and the World Bank. In particular, we had meetings with: – UNDP Human Development Report Office – UNDP Independent Evaluation Office – Senior Adviser on Strategic Partnership & […]

(Italiano) Offerta di stage per addetto alla comunicazione presso il Laboratorio ARCO e lo Yunus Social Business Centre
Summer school on impact evaluation methodologies

Summer school on impact evaluation methodologies

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in Blog, Servizi | No Comments

The first edition of the ARCO Lab Summer School on Methodologies for Impact Evaluation will be held in Florence on the 17th-18th and 19th June 2015 and is directed to consultants, doctoral and post doctoral students, academics, as well as anyone interested in methods used in evidence-based policy making. Prof. Donald B. Rubin and Prof. […]

Seminar “Development Cooperation: new paths and new challenges” in Novoli

Seminar “Development Cooperation: new paths and new challenges” in Novoli

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

On March 25th 2014,  at Polo delle Scienze Sociali, Università of Florence  a seminar organized by ActionAid Italia, Comune di Firenze, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Laboratorio ARCO and AUCS (Associazione Universitaria Cooperazione allo Sviluppo). During the event “ Development Cooperation: new paths and new challenges” ActionAid Italia presented its report “Italy and the fight against […]

(Italiano) Stage ad ARCO e Yunus Social Business Centre

(Italiano) Stage ad ARCO e Yunus Social Business Centre

Posted by on Dec 18, 2013 in Blog | No Comments

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