Making science work for development

Global Challenges Research Fund workshop - Sustainable Development Goal Interactions: The role of environmental science

04 - 05 September 2017
London

NERC is hosting a Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) community engagement workshop Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Interactions: The role of environmental science in London on 4-5 September 2017.

The aims of the workshop are to:

  • Inform attendees about the Global Challenges Research Fund and the 2nd collective fund call Interdisciplinary Research Hubs to Address Intractable Development Challenges
  • Share experience and best practice in Official Development Assistance research, forming equitable partnerships, developing interdisciplinary research programmes and delivering large scale hub investments.
  • Discuss and identify opportunities for the UK environmental science community to engage in the 2nd GCRF collective fund call and facilitate links between, academics, international development practitioners, beneficiaries and users across a range of disciplines.