Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP)

CROP's Mission and Objectives

CROP is a scientific programme of the International Social Science Council (ISSC) aiming to produce critical knowledge for understanding, eradicating and preventing poverty.

CROP is jointly sponsored by the ISSC and the University of Bergen (UiB), Norway, and it is based in UiB Global, a unit specialized in international development that reports directly to the Rector of UiB.

For more information about CROP, visit our main webpage at www.crop.org