ARCO research published on the Magazine of the Italian Agency for Cooperation and Development

ARCO research published on the Magazine of the Italian Agency for Cooperation and Development

Posted by on Mar 6, 2017 in Blog | No Comments

In its last issue published in March 2017, the Magazine of the Italian Agency for Cooperation and Development “La Cooperazione Italiana Informa” included an article on the paper published by our scientific director Prof. Mario Biggeri with our researcher Federico Ciani and Andrea Ferrannini on The European Journal of Development Research.: “Aid Effectiveness and Multilevel Governance: […]

ARCO researcher implements a training on impact evaluation for aerc members in Swaziland

ARCO researcher implements a training on impact evaluation for aerc members in Swaziland

Posted by on Oct 31, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

From October the 25th to the 28th, Federico Ciani, the coordinator of the research unit on Inclusive Development held a three days training on quantitative impact evaluation techniques in Mbabane (Swaziland). The training included both theoretical sessions and practical sessions where the researchers applied the methodologies learnt during theoretical sessions through the use of econometric […]

ARCO provides training on impact evaluation at the connected health summer school

ARCO provides training on impact evaluation at the connected health summer school

Posted by on Jun 30, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

Federico Ciani, the coordinator of ARCO research unit on inclusive development, has been invited to held a lecture on “Impact Evaluation for Integrated Social and Health Care Interventions” during the “Connected Health Summer School – Smarter Environments for Smarter Living” organised by Medea, I+ and the Ulster University. This Summer School has been designed for researchers who are […]

ARCO and YSBCUF take part in the workshop CSF-RAI on “Responsible Investments in Agricolture and Food Systems”

ARCO and YSBCUF take part in the workshop CSF-RAI on “Responsible Investments in Agricolture and Food Systems”

Posted by on May 13, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

On May, the 9th Federico Ciani, PhD (researcher for ARCO and Yunus Social Business Centre University of Florence), participated at the workshop organized by the UNFAO Committee on Food Security in Rome. The event focused on the guidelines for the ethical standards improvement in the field of agricultural sector investments. The workshop has registered the […]

Participatory training of women with disabilities in the West Bank

Participatory training of women with disabilities in the West Bank

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

The research within the project “Empowerment of DPOs promoting women with disabilities’ rights in the West Bank” run by Educaid, Aifo with the financial support of the Italian Cooperation keeps going. The project aims at protecting the rights of persons with disabilities (PWDs) in Palestine by improving the capacity of Disabled People’s Organizations (DPOs) in […]

ARCO at HDCA 2015 Conference in Washington

ARCO at HDCA 2015 Conference in Washington

Posted by on Sep 16, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

Again this year we attended the Annual Conference of the Human Development and Capability Association (HDCA), which was hosted by Georgetown University, in Washington, D.C. on the theme “Capabilities on the Move: Mobility and Aspirations” on 10th-13th September. During the conference we presented the results of our several research activities on our core areas of […]