Upcoming Events

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Event: Global Coalition to End Child Poverty - research day

Friday, November 18, 2016 - 09:00 to 17:00

The Impact Initiative is hosting the Global Coalition to End Child Poverty's research day. This event will bring together research on child poverty from around the world (including from ESRC/DFID grantees). It will follow a two-day meeting of the Global Coalition to End Child Poverty, and include the partners in the coalition in the discussion. The day will focus on the reduction of economic and non-economic forms child poverty.

The Institute of Development Studies, UK.

Coal Harbour - Vancouver, BC

Event: Fourth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 08:00 to Friday, November 18, 2016 - 17:30

The Impact Initiative will be convening a meeting and panel sessions on 'Disability, equity and rights' and 'mHealth' at the Fourth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research which takes place in Vancouver from 14 to 18 November.

The overarching theme of the symposium is: Resilient and responsive health systems for a changing world.



Event: Lessons from a decade’s research on poverty

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 09:00 to Friday, March 18, 2016 - 17:00

As the global development community transitions into a new era for development, the ‘Lessons from a Decade’s Research on Poverty: Innovation, Engagement and Impact’ conference from 16-18 March in Pretoria, South Africa highlighted the full breadth of research carried out during the lifetime of the Joint Fund for Poverty Alleviation Research.

Event: The Impact Initiative at the Comparative and International Education Societies Conference

Sunday, March 6, 2016 - 09:00 to Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 17:00

The Impact Initiative featured at the 60th Conference of the Comparative and International Education Societies (CIES).

Vancouver, Canada

Event: Establishing a dialogue on disability for higher impact

Monday, February 29, 2016 - 09:30 to Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 16:00

Through the Impact Initiative, a group of ESRC-DFID supported research teams—all of which shared the theme of disabilities in their research—met on 29 February and March 1, to better understand and strengthen the impact of their research on policy and practice.

The Faculty of Education

The REAL Centre

Cambridge University