CCWD
17 March 2017, 8:00 AM - 5:45 PM

Annual Conference of the Center for Child Well-Being and Development - University of Zurich, 17-18 March 2017

Experts from different fields will present new insights from their research on development economics, focusing on social norms & behavior, and climate change & resilience.

Day 1: Social Norms & behavior

08:00 – 08:45 Welcome Coffee (Senior Common Room)
08:45 – 09:00 Opening remarks
Introductions and review of the agenda
Ernst Fehr (Excellence Foundation)
Susana Sottolli (UNICEF)
Elsbeth Müller (UNICEF Switzerland)
Philippe Puyo (SDC)
Guilherme Lichand (CCWD)
09:00 – 10:30 Session 1: Child Marriage
Jennifer Roest (Oxford University)
Quentin Wodon (World Bank)
Chandra-Mouli Venkatraman (WHO)
Jennifer Roest (Oxford University)
Quentin Wodon (World Bank)
Moderator: Juliette Thibaud (CCWD)
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:30 Session 2: Harmful practices against young girls and teenagers
Sonja Vogt (UZH) and Charles Efferson (UZH)
Bettina Shell Duncan (University of Washington)
Kjetil Bjorvatn (Norwegian School of Economics, NHH)
Moderator: Simon Hänni (CCWD)
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch (Senior Common Room)
14:00 – 15:30 Session 3: Round table on pathways from research to programming
Rafael Obregon (UNICEF C4D)
Nina Gora (Save the Children UK)
Vincent Adzahlie-Mensah (Amnesty International)
Moderator: Goran Holmqvist (UNICEF Office of Research)
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:30 Session 4: Keynote speaker
Erica Field (Duke University)

Day 2: Climate Change & Resilience

08:30 – 09:00 Welcome Coffee (Senior Common Room)
09:00 – 10:30 Session 5: Nutrition
Alessandro Tarozzi (UPF)
Heather Schofield (University Pennsylvania)
Annamaria Milazzo (World Bank)
Moderator: Harald Mayr (CCWD)
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:30 Session 6: Wash
Isabel Günther (ETHZ, NADEL)
Sara Marks (Eawag)
Anjali Adukia (University of Chicago) Paper, Slides
Moderator: Maite Deambrosi (CCWD)
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch (Senior Common Room)
14:00 – 15:30 Session 7: Round table on pathways from research to programming
Lauren Landis (WFP)
Eduardo Queiroz (Maria Cecilia Souto Vidigal Foundation)
Camila Pereira (Lemann Foundation)
Moderator: Susanna Hausmann (SDC)
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:30 Session 8: Keynote speaker
John Hoddinott (Cornell University)
17:30 – 17:45 Closing remarks
Guilherme Lichand (CCWD)

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