Monthly Archives: December 2010

Enhancing research uptake in policy and programmes

Research evidence is undoubtedly crucial for the formulation, implementation and evaluation of more effective and targeted development policies and programs. For many reasons, however, research evidence does not always inform development policies and programs. Consequently, there are renewed concerns on what should be done to bridge the gap between research, policy and action. Responding

AFIDEP at Research Communication and Uptake Workshop

AFIDEP Director, Dr. Eliya Zulu, was a panelist at the AusAID/DFID workshop on improving the impact of development research through better research communication and uptake, November 29-30, 2010, London, UK.   Listen to Dr. Zulu’s presentation at the workshop here   Get more information on the workshop here   You can find the conference