Recent publications
July 2019 Supporting Education in Africa: Challenges and Opportunities for the Impact lnvestor – Executive summary Tom DILLY, Francesca MARCHETTA

Investisseurs & Partenaires (I&P), an impact investment group dedicated to African Small and Medium Sized Businesses, is planning to launch an impact fund dedicated to the education and training sector on the African continent. The government of Monaco has decided to fund the launch phase of this new fund, including the present feasibility study. The […]

July 2019 Tackling inequalities and vulnerabilities: Why and how G7 development policies could do better Matthieu BOUSSICHAS, Tancrède VOITURIEZ, Julie VAILLÉ

Ahead of the G7 ministerial meeting on development, IDDRI and the Foundation for Studies and Research on International Development (FERDI), gathered in the Initiative for Development and Global Governance (IDGM), are publishing a recommendation note from the Think Tank 7 (T7) meeting that took place in Paris on June, 5th, 2019 under Ifri’s presidency. The […]

April 2018 [2018-5]Decentralization, spending efficiency and pro-poor outcomes in Morocco Maria EL KHDARI, Babacar SARR

This paper studies how decentralization affects poverty, vulnerability, and inequality in Morocco, in the context of ongoing regionalization reforms. We use different non-parametric approaches to assess spending efficiency of Moroccan municipalities and regions over the period 2005-2009. The results indicate that the efficiency of spending in improving pro-poor outcomes is dependent on the fiscal autonomy […]

April 2018 [2018-4]Deconcentration, political and fiscal decentralization, in Morocco Maria EL KHDARI

The paper examines how the Government of Morocco has addressed the issue of decentralization in recent years and how these processes have evolved and affected fiscal and public policies. More specifically, this paper analyzes the current legislative and institutional provisions governing administrative, political and fiscal decentralization in Morocco and presents a detailed analysis of the […]

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Recent events
July 10, 2019 - Paris Presentation of the new blended finance programme I&P Education to Employment (IP2E)

Presentation of the feasibility study led by FERDI “Supporting Education in Africa: Opportunities & Challenges for an Impact Investor”

July 4, 2019 - Paris DIAL Conference on Development Economics, 2019

Joël Cariolle (FERDI) will present his paper “Telecommunications Submarine Cable deployment and the Digital Divide in Sub-Saharan Africa”

June 11, 2019 - Paris Climate litigations: dynamics in France and around the world

An intervention by Michel Colombier during this conference organised by Paris Sorbonne’s Institut des sciences juridiques et philosophique with the CNRS and the Mission de recherche Droit et Justice.  Speakers include: Loïc Cadiet, Professor of Private Law at the University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, President of the Scientific Council of the Mission Droit et Justice; […]

May 9, 2019 - Paris Future Earth Day

REGISTRATION After a first Future Earth day in France in December 2016, the French office of Future Earth and the French National Committee for Global Change (CNFCG), in partnership with IDDRI, are organising a second event in May 2019. This will be an opportunity for the French community to learn more and share information about […]

November 15, 2018 - GDRI IDE Network Conference

Clermont-FerrandThe IDE-GDRI network holds a conference every two years, starting this year on 15-16 November 2018 at the Centre of Studies and Research on International Development (CERDI) and School of Economics, Université Clermont Auvergne in Clermont-Ferrand. The 2018 edition will cover all aspects of development economics. The GDRI-IDE Symposium will be held at the Center […]

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