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What place in the world are you looking to learn more about? We've got recommendations on the latest news and research for all the major regions, so that you can see what's going on in your neck of the woods, or see how things are playing out somewhere a little further afield.

If you would like to recommend a source, article, blog, podcast, book, or whatever else, either from your country or elsewhere, whether in English or any other language, share it with us by emailing crl2 (at) williams (dot) edu, and we'll get it up.

Our latest recommendations

Announcement: IDEAS Calendar of Virtual Webinars in Development

IDEAS is hosting a calendar of all the webinars they can find related to development. Check back often if you have some time and want to learn something new!

Covid and the Future of Microfinance with Insights from Pakistan, recommended by Prof. Caprio

What’s the future of microfinance in a post-Covid world? A group of six researchers explores the impacts of recent months on the microfinance sector in Pakistan, and recommends policies for how to help microfinance, and the people it helps, weather the storm.

The relationship between school-building and conflict in Indonesia (podcast)

In this episode of VoxTalks, Dominic Rohner discusses an investigation into the relationship between Indonesia’s expansion of schools in the nineties and how increased education was related to a reduction in conflict.