Global Challenges Research Fund workshop outcomes

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NERC hosted a Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) community engagement workshop titled 'Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Interactions: The role of environmental science' in London on 4-5 September 2017. This workshop took place at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Portland Square in London.

The workshop aimed to inform attendees about GCRF and the 2nd collective fund call, the Interdisciplinary Research Hubs to Address Intractable Development Challenges - external link; to share experiences and best practices in official development assistance (ODA) research, forming equitable partnerships, developing interdisciplinary research programmes and delivering large scale hub investments; to 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.

The full workshop booklet can be found below.

GCRF workshop booklet (PDF, 3.5MB)

Presentations from speakers at the workshop are also available below.


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Speakers onstage at the GCRF workshop