Hmong Embroidery
February 2017

Thinking About the Impact of Gender in Development Questions

Imagine a rural household in the developing world. There is a husband, a wife, and children. They own and tend to a parcel of land.

Cell phone
February 2017

Does Money Grow on Phones?

Mobile money, or the use of mobile devices to send, receive, and transfer money digitally, is becoming more popular around the world and offers a potential pathway to increase financial inclusion amon

Myanmar Workshop
January 2017

National Identification Programs Presentation in Myanmar

EPAR was invited to present their work on national identity card programs at a workshop for Myanmar's Ministry of Labour, Immigration, and Population.

Global Mobile Coverage
January 2017

Global Mobile Phone Coverage and Expansion

Researchers at the World Bank, in a 2012 report, estimated that nearly 3 in 4 people worldwide now have access to a mobile phone.