Friday, July 18, 2008

Euforic: Providing other perspectives for the research community

In June 2008, Euforic held its Annual Meeting in Geneva, joining EADI's General Conference on "Global Governance for Sustainable Development".

At last year's AGM we met up with the NGO community; this year we joined a vivid conference of the development research community.

Within this development research community, information resources are still very much centered around book publications and academic journals. Nevertheless there is a strong need to look beyond these traditional formats - especially in development research - to get a broader view including discussions in the NGO community, think tanks and the media.

We met Maurizio Carbone (Glasgow University), who was really euphoric about Euforic's information services:

See Euforic newsfeeds on various areas of international cooperation and development.

Read more on our AGM