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Developing countries to get access to 12000 online research books - SciDev.Net

Developing countries to get access to 12000 online research books - SciDev.Net | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
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Encourage more public research and policy forums

Encourage more public research and policy forums | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
Researchers must change this practice if they want to ensure a continuous stream of both research ideas and funds.
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East African Science and Technology Commission launched - University World News

East African Science and Technology Commission launched - University World News | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
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Four strategies for improving knowledge exchange among scientists and decision-makers. • Research to Action

Four strategies for improving knowledge exchange among scientists and decision-makers. • Research to Action | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
The growing urgency and complexity of sustainability problems, from climate change and biodiversity loss to poverty and inequality, present a significant threat to many societies. ...
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Social sciences neglect leads to narrow development view - University World News

Social sciences neglect leads to narrow development view - University World News | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
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We must include the public more in scientific debates - University World News

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They won a Nobel for what? Why good science communication counts — The Conversation | Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science™

They won a Nobel for what? Why good science communication counts — The Conversation | Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science™ | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
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Africa Analysis: What a new alliance needs to succeed

Africa Analysis: What a new alliance needs to succeed | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
It is up to Africans to sustain an alliance to promote science excellence on the continent, writes Linda Nordling.
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Stakeholder Mapping Reading List - Research to Action

Stakeholder Mapping Reading List - Research to Action | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
Mapping the stakeholders of research or collaborative projects can be a complex and often time consuming process. There are a plethora of different approaches and...
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How to pitch to a science editor

How to pitch to a science editor | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
Tips on how to maximise the chances of getting your science story published.
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African Leaders, International Partners Launch New Initiatives to Spur Scientific Research in Africa

African Leaders, International Partners Launch New Initiatives to Spur Scientific Research in Africa | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
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Q&A: How the ideology of innovation harms development

Q&A: How the ideology of innovation harms development | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
Political theorist Langdon Winner argues political fixes are often overlooked due to the allure of new technologies.
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Complexity-Aware Monitoring Discussion Note (Brief)

PPL's Office of Learning, Evaluation and Research (LER) is pleased to share with you the finalized Discussion Note: Complexity-Aware Monitoring. This paper is intended for those seeking cutting-edge solutions to monitoring complex aspects of strategies and projects.  We hope this paper will raise questions, stimulate dialogue, and – most of all -- inspire experimentation. Most of the principles and promising approaches provided here have a significant body of theory and practice behind them, but
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R&D spending is irrelevant without links to SDGs

R&D spending is irrelevant without links to SDGs | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
African nations need to introduce a measure that aligns spending with development targets, says John Ouma-Mugabe.
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The Science of Using Science Evidence | The Alliance for Useful Evidence

The Science of Using Science Evidence | The Alliance for Useful Evidence | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
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Developmental universities – The debate continues - University World News

Developmental universities – The debate continues - University World News | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
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Want an impact? Tell a good story • Research to Action

Want an impact? Tell a good story • Research to Action | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
We’re yet to find a truly effective way of explaining the often complex and unpredictable routes by which research activity leads to real-world change. I...
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University partnerships could help achieve the SDGs - University World News

University partnerships could help achieve the SDGs - University World News | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
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‘What is Good Evidence?’ webinar | The Alliance for Useful Evidence

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The Hidden Digital Divide

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Building Capacity around the Demand for EIPM Reading List - Research to Action

Building Capacity around the Demand for EIPM Reading List - Research to Action | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
Here at R2A we thought it would be useful to compile a resource list for the current buzzword ‘demand’ focused capacity building. Although in a...
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Initiative to strengthen 16 African science councils - University World News

Initiative to strengthen 16 African science councils - University World News | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
Supporting knowledge exchange with the private sector
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Problems encountered Mapping Stakeholders…. and some suggested solutions - Research to Action

Thinking about mapping the stakeholders of your research or simply knowing where to start can be a tricky business. There...
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Complexity-Aware Monitoring Discussion Note (Brief)

PPL's Office of Learning, Evaluation and Research (LER) is pleased to share with you the finalized Discussion Note: Complexity-Aware Monitoring. This paper is intended for those seeking cutting-edge solutions to monitoring complex aspects of strategies and projects.  We hope this paper will raise questions, stimulate dialogue, and – most of all -- inspire experimentation. Most of the principles and promising approaches provided here have a significant body of theory and practice behind them, but
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Evaluability assessment for impact evaluation | Publication | Overseas Development Institute (ODI)

Guidance, checklists and decision support for anyone doing, commissioning or funding an evaluability assessment for impact evaluation.
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First regional masters in research and public policy - University World News

First regional masters in research and public policy - University World News | RoundUp: Research Uptake | Scoop.it
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