Joint UNDP-IMF Prize for Best Study on RemittancesAug 1, 2013
The Diaspora Engagement in Economic Development (DEED) Project funded by the Government of Finland and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in coordination with the Department of Research and Support to Diaspora Investments of Kosovo’s Ministry of Diaspora and International Organization for Migration (IOM) in partnership with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) are pleased to launch the call for papers for the Prize for Best Study on Remittances. DEED and IMF would like to offer Kosovar researchers and Kosovar students from different disciplines and Universities around the world free access to the unique 2012 Kosovo Remittance Survey dataset in order for them to produce a substantive analysis by using the data. This initiative is an opportunity to gain more knowledge about the size, forms, and effects of remittances as well as to stimulate a debate on the role of remittances and innovative strategies for increasing the impact of remittances on Kosovo’s economy.
For more information on how to participate and to access the Call for Proposal please visit this link (pdf)