Making science work for development

What's happening in Sci4Dev this week? 07/07/2017

Sergey Galyonkin - Forest
7 July 2017

Announcements and News

  • Universities and Science Minister confirms that the government is investing £100 million to attract highly skilled researchers to the UK with new Ernest Rutherford Fund – BEIS
  • How the Foreign and Commonwealth Office invests in developing countries – FCO
  • Minister celebrates world-class forest research – DEFRA
  • Secretary of State for International Development Priti Patel’s speech at ‘What the world needs from Global Britain’ event – DFID
  • UK co-hosts international Family Planning Summit – DFID   
  • Chief Medical Officer annual report 2016: Generation Genome – Department of Health
  • Professor Sir Mark Walport outlines the vision for UK Research and Innovation – BBSRC

Funding

Reports and events

Other news and interesting links

  • Collaborating to develop sustainable energy in Africa – Infrastructure Intelligence
  • How HIV became a matter of international security – Mosaic Science
  • We’re proud to be part of Pride in London – Wellcome
  • Beating malaria: mobilising support for a malaria-free future (film) – Malaria Consortium
  • Monitoring the UK’s interactions with developing countries – Development Monitor
  • UK research chief ‘will not direct science’ - BBC
  • 11 recommendations for better Research and Innovation programmes and the Paris Agreement opportunities – New Europe
  • Annelise Andersen