United Nations University WIDER

The mandate of the United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER) is;

  • To undertake multidisciplinary research and policy analysis on structural changes affecting the living conditions of the world’s poorest people.
  • To provide a forum for professional interaction and the advocacy of policies leading to robust, equitable and environmentally sustainable growth.
  • To promote capacity strengthening and training for scholars and government officials in the field of economic and social policy making.

Research Links:

  • Transformation, Inclusion and Sustainability
  • Africa’s inclusive growth, gender equity and aid effectiveness