CALL FOR PAPERS- Center for the Governance of Change

The Rise of the Fourth Sector in Ibero-America

Development Economics Sustainable Development Public Policy & Administration Social Sciences (General)

Call for Papers
The Fourth Sector Research Program 2018
Application Deadline: 15 July 2018
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The Center for the Governance of Change (CGC) at IE University is seeking contributions from established or promising younger researchers for its incoming report on The Rise of the Fourth Sector in Ibero-America.

This report is part of a broader international project supported by the Ibero-American General Secretariat (SEGIB), the United Nations Development Programme for Latin America (UNDP), and the World Economic Forum (WEF), that wants to facilitate the creation of a more prosperous, socially fair and environmentally sustainable economy by advancing the development of a new regulatory ecosystem for benefit-driven enterprises.

Specifically, we are seeking research papers (4,000 – 5,000 words, written in English, Spanish or Portuguese) addressing the current situation of the Fourth Sector and its potential contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals of the 2030 Agenda in one of the following countries: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, México, Portugal, and Spain.

Each paper will be compensated with a $4,000 USD honorarium (withholding tax may apply depending of the researcher’s country), and it will be published as chapters in the incoming The Rise of the Fourth Sector in Ibero-America Report (open access) –to be released by November 2018 and presented at the next Ibero-American Summit of Heads of State and Government.

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