1 August 2013
Proposals for how the UK government intends to mandate open access for research assessment have been issued, along with the invitation for the...
30 July 2013
In Western Kenya putting additional teachers on temporary contracts in public schools significantly raised pupils’ score in maths and English (...
23 July 2013
Discussions are currently taking place around plans for a Humanitarian and Leadership Academy.The Academy aims to be a major capacity building...
Save the Children
15 July 2013
On Friday 12 July 2013, members of the Chinese Civil Service visited the UKCDS Secretariat as part of a DFID-ODI Expertise Sharing Programme. The aim...
12 July 2013
On Thursday 11th July the Planet Earth Institute coordinated their UnConference: ‘Africa’s Scientific Independence: How do we get there?’.UKCDS...
Planet Earth Institute
10 July 2013
The International Network for the Demographic Evaluation of Populations and Their Health (INDEPTH) has launched two new data archives that will...
3 July 2013
UKCDS Communications Manager, Sarah Buckmaster, attended the conference, which attracted over 800 participants from 77 countries. Well over 50...
World Federation of Science Journalists
26 June 2013
Manufacturing is undergoing a renaissance in Britain. It may come as a surprise to some, but the UK is at the leading edge of research and...
Research Councils UK (RCUK) India
20 June 2013
Preparation and consultationIn the lead up to the event, stakeholder and special interest groups had the opportunity to engage in regional and...
19 June 2013
A featured event at the recent Fourth Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction on 22 May 2013 provided an opportunity for...