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External Events

  1. 9-12 February, Nairobi, Kenya: ResUp MeetUp Symposium and Training Exchange

    Dec. 18, 2014, 5:55 a.m.

    The ResUp MeetUp community helps research uptake and communication professionals keep up-to-date with this rapidly evolving field. The symposium will focus on the following thematic areas:

    i) Barriers to research uptake
    ii) Principles of policy engagement, knowledge translation and research uptake

    iii) Beyond the knowledge demand/supply dichotomy

    iv) Understanding evidence: whose knowledge counts?

    v) Knowledge, science and epistemology: How do we know what we know?

    vi) Lessons from biology, psychology and sociology: What makes behaviour change (or not)?

    vii) Knowledge management for research uptake: Bridging the internal/external divide

    viii) Technical innovations in research uptake

    ix) Monitoring and evaluation of research uptake activities

    x) Thematic explorations (parallel sessions that explore specific issues related to thematic areas of concern, e.g. health, nutrition, agriculture, climate change)

    xi) Country-level explorations (what approaches to research uptake have worked in specific country contexts)

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  2. 25 April, London: Annual PhD workshop on experimental development economics

    Dec. 10, 2014, 4:04 a.m.

    This workshop organised by the Center for Behavioural and Experimental Social Sciences at the University of East Anglia and The Choice Lab at the Norwegian School of Economics are holding a workshop for prospective Ph.D. students who are using or planning to use lab-in-the field experiments in developing countries.

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