Cairo, 27 March 2012. The Economic Research Forum (ERF) 18th Annual Conference explored the magnitude and consequences of corruption, identified its causes (both at the micro level and in relation to the political regime) and proposed possible remedies.
This trailer provides an overview of the Conference and the issues that emerged. It also underlines the role that ERF can play to further understand the problem of corruption and economic development.
The Global Development Awards and Medals prize distribution ceremony took place on June 17th 2012 in Budapest, Hungary. CommsConsult put together this short overview of the research competition for the Global Development Network (GDNet).
Antalya, March 2011. This trailer was filmed and produced by the GDNet Online Outreach Team and CommsConsult. Bringing together interviews with the Heads of the Economic Research Forum (ERF) Steering Committee and previous ERF Best Paper Award winners, it aims to give an impression of how this competition is assessed and what winning can mean to young researchers. It was screened during the Awards Ceremony at the end of the 2011 ERF 17th Annual Conference. For more information on the conference visit: erfblog.wordpress.com/
CommsConsult's Director in Zimbabwe, Farai Samhungu discusses media development across Africa. She concentrates specifically on working with the media in Zimbabwe, with an emphasis on both engagement with journalists and the need to be open in order to navigate the African media environment.