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Release: Announcing new research partnerships to promote social inclusion for migrants in Europe

Friday, December 6, 2019

J-PAL Europe, together with Community Jameel and Porticus, announce new research partnerships to promote social inclusion for migrants and refugees in Europe

New research partnership evaluates innovation in family engagement

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - MIT News

J-PAL North America is partnering with TalkingPoints multilingual family engagement platform assess the intervention's impact on student achievement. Read more on MIT News.

Abhijit Banerjee

Delhi govt inks MoU with Abhijit Banerjee's centre J-Pal to monitor schemes

Friday, November 15, 2019 - Business Standard

Delhi government signed an MoU with J-PAL to conduct real-time monitoring of its public services. Read more at Business Standard.

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Banerjee and Duflo’s journey with Pratham

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - Ideas for India

This year’s economics Nobel laureates Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo have worked closely with education NGO Pratham in India for more than 20 years. Pratham’s CEO Rukmini Banerji provides a...

Mindspark in Rajasthan: Personalized adaptive learning tools to improve learning outcomes

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - BW Businessworld

The Mindspark program improved learning levels across all groups of students and proved to be cost-effective compared to other instruction types according to the J-PAL RCT led by Prof. Karthik...

Personalized Adaptive Learning Tools To Improve Learning Outcomes

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - BWEducation

Between the start of the Mindspark instruction in November 2017 and endline testing in February 2019, students’ performance in both Math and Hindi were improved across multiple grade levels. It’s...

Release: Government of Odisha partners with J-PAL South Asia to maximize the impact of anti-poverty programs

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Oct 31 2019: The Government of Odisha signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today with the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) South Asia to engage in a strategic evidence-based...

MoU ceremony

Odisha govt partners with J-PAL for evidence-based approach to policy formation

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - Times of India

J-PAL will help the state government in formulating effective policies to address issues like malnutrition, women empowerment, distress migration, health-worker performance, and improving...

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