Los Angeles, USA
PRG launched in September 2017 in Los Angeles at a conference that convened practitioners, scholars, and funders working on policies and programs to address the problems caused by poorly-managed resource wealth. Over two days, the three sets of stakeholders developed a research shared research agenda. Discussion focused on social needs, conflict, and corruption. Participants discussed models for joint research projects between academics, governments, and civil society to learn what works to address each area.