ARCO experience on Human Development at the HDFS Master in Rome

ARCO experience on Human Development at the HDFS Master in Rome

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

On the 14th and 15th April 2016, our researcher Federico Ciani will give two lectures on Impact Evaluation and Human Development for the HDFS Master students of Università degli Studi di Roma Tre. HDFS is a first level Master Program on Human Development and Food Security, a high quality academic training which aims to raise […]

Our last article in the journal ” Revista Española de Desarrollo y Cooperación”

Posted by on Feb 15, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

Sustainable Human Development at the local level, one of our main research area, is the topic of our article just published on the Spanish journal Revista Española de Desarrollo y Cooperación (REDC). The article is entitled “Sistemas territoriales integrados para el desarrollo humano sostenible a nivel local”, written by Mario Biggeri and Andrea Ferrannini. The […]

Development for Whom? The Struggle of Tribals in Modern India

Development for Whom? The Struggle of Tribals in Modern India

Posted by on Oct 29, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

Pagano Didla is a social anthropologist and he is the founder of the NGO “SEEDS” Socio Economic Development Society, that offers assistance to tribal population in Andhra Pradesh. He is now in Europe to sensitize about the conditions of tribals who are increasingly threatened by the promises of development. Yesterday 28th October, he spoke at […]

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 & […]

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 […]

Get the last book published by scholars of ARCO Lab!

Get the last book published by scholars of ARCO Lab!

Posted by on Jul 23, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

Title: Sustainable Human Development: A new territorial and people-centred perspective Authors: Mario Biggeri and Andrea Ferrannini Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Click here to see the Contents and Sample chapter Endorsements ‘The book’s perspective is especially relevant, as the world cogitates about the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals agenda, because in the next few decades the synergies between […]

Mario Biggeri joins the Scientific Committee of the 3rd World Forum on Local Economic Development

Mario Biggeri joins the Scientific Committee of the 3rd World Forum on Local Economic Development

Posted by on Jul 23, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

Prof. Mario Biggeri – Scientific Director of ARCO Lab – is part of the Scientific Committee of the 3rd World Forum on Local Economic Development that will take place in Turin from October the 13th to the 16th, The 3rd World Forum on LED is proposed as a platform for a critical reflection on how […]

ARCO Lab participated at the Conference “CAPABITALY: Measuring Human Development and Capabilities in High Income Countries”

ARCO Lab participated at the Conference “CAPABITALY: Measuring Human Development and Capabilities in High Income Countries”

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

ARCO researchers participated at the conference “CAPABITALY: Measuring Human Development and Capabilities in High Income Countries”, which was organised in Rome on 14th-15th April by the Department of Economics of the University of Rome III. The conference was the final event of a three years research project funded by the Italian Ministry for University and Research. […]

Seminar conducted by ARCO Lab during the China and Italy School of Policy

Seminar conducted by ARCO Lab during the China and Italy School of Policy

Posted by on Nov 12, 2013 in Blog | No Comments

The Strategic Unit on Local Development of ARCO Lab organised a seminar on “Human Development at the local level: The case of Tuscany provinces” within the China and Italy School of Policy – 2013 Edition. The seminar was held by Mr. Andrea Ferrannini on the 31st October 2013, with the participation of 25 policy makers […]