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Videos for Category Global Awareness & Action (158)

CdF-Microfinance Impacts-English

CdF-Microfinance Impacts-English

Added over 6 years ago | 00:59:49 | 8577 views

Chair: Knowledge against Poverty: “The Impacts of Microfinance.” Abhijit Banerjee, Professor of Economics at MIT, and Fouad Abdelmouni, Managing Director, Al Amana, Morocco, discuss microfinance as the most visible anti-poverty innovatio...

CdF-Conditional Cash Transfers-Française

CdF-Conditional Cash Transfers-Fran...

Added over 6 years ago | 01:06:00 | 9135 views

La Pauvreté de Lutte de connaissance : « Familias en Accion : Un Programme de transfert en espèces Conditionnel à Colombie ». Orazio Attanasio, le Professeur de Science économique à l'Université d'Université de Londres, et Berthe Briceno...

CdF-Labor Market-Française

CdF-Labor Market-Française

Added over 6 years ago | 01:07:00 | 9394 views

La Pauvreté de Lutte de connaissance : « Publiquement et en privé- A Fourni l'Orientation et le Chômage à long terme : Les leçons d'une Expérience Aléatoire. Bruno Crepon, le Directeur de Services de Recherche au CRETE-INSEE et Annie Gau...

CdF-Labor Market-English

CdF-Labor Market-English

Added over 6 years ago | 01:07:00 | 4992 views

Knowledge Fighting Poverty: “Publicly and Privately- Provided Counseling and Long-Term Unemployment: Lessons from a Randomized Experiment. Bruno Crepon, Director of Research Services at CREST-INSEE and Annie Gauvin, Director of Research ...

CdF-Health & Education-English

CdF-Health & Education-English

Added over 6 years ago | 00:56:42 | 4727 views

Knowledge Fighting Poverty: “Strategies for Scaling up ITN (insecticide treated nets) coverage in Sub-Saharan Africa.” Pascaline Dupas, professor of Economics at UCLA, and Liz Kimbo, Director, CFW Shops, Kenya, discuss three field experi...

CdF-Education-Française

CdF-Education-Française

Added over 6 years ago | 01:03:00 | 5683 views

La Pauvreté de Lutte de connaissance : « Chaque Enfant à l'Ecole et Apprenant ». Rachel Glennerster, l'Administrateur dirigeant de JPAL, et Rukmini Banerji de Pratham discute comment nous pouvons comprendre la politique d'éducation et le...

CdF-Education-English

CdF-Education-English

Added over 6 years ago | 01:03:00 | 5926 views

Knowledge Fighting Poverty: “Every Child in School and Learning.” Rachel Glennerster, Executive Director of JPAL, and Rukmini Banerji of Pratham discuss how we can understand education policy and the concept of participation through inte...

STARR FORUM: DARFUR/DARFUR: "The Cr...

MIT Center for International Studies

Added over 6 years ago | 01:13:00 | 56150 views

This video is from "The Crisis" half of the Starr Forum "DARFUR/DARFUR: The Crisis| The Exhibit" The Starr Forum event commences in the Kirsch Auditorium with a panel discussion featuring Robert Rotberg, Belfer Center, Harvard’s Kenne...

CdF-Opening Remarks-Française

CdF-Opening Remarks-Française

Added over 6 years ago | 00:40:43 | 5709 views

La connaissance contre la Pauvreté Chaise Esther Duflo discute le colloque et l'efficacité de méthodes aléatoires.

CdF-Opening Remarks-English

CdF-Opening Remarks-English

Added over 6 years ago | 00:40:43 | 9175 views

Knowledge against Poverty Chair Esther Duflo discusses the colloquium and the effectiveness of randomized methods.

Frances Beinecke - Can We Meet the Planet's Deadline?

Frances Beinecke - Can We Meet the ...

MIT Energy Initiative

Added over 6 years ago | 01:00:45 | 29970 views

Abstract Current science tells us that we must act now in order to prevent the worst impacts of global warming. The international community, mean- while, is meeting this December in Copenhagen to negotiate a new climate regime. Is the Un...

The Climate Collaboratorium

The Climate Collaboratorium

MIT Museum

Added over 6 years ago | 00:02:50 | 34820 views

"When you bring together lots of people and have them all contributing, you can do really remarkable things." In a piece produced for exhibit at the MIT Museum, researchers at MIT's Center for Collective Intelligence discuss their devel...