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Outsourcing Primary Education in Liberia Leads to Mixed Results
Improving Early Childhood Education in Rural Bangladesh
Financial Entrapment of Street Vendors in Colombia
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Impact Lessons: Engaging Research with Global Movements
Highlights the key points and emerging policy themes arising from a virtual event which focused on engagement with global advocacy movements as an impact pathway. The event was hosted by the Global Coalition Against Child Poverty (GCACP) and the Impact Initiative in May 2020.
Raising learning outcomes in diverse Indian contexts
Improving learning outcomes in India requires a rethinking of educational strategies. While improvements in physical access to schools are welcome, improving learning outcomes requires different stakeholders to adapt teaching content and methods to local contexts.
The Power of Partnerships (digital report)
A digital report that explores the key qualities that may go towards determining the success of research-policy partnerships and those seeking to influence them.
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The Impact Initiative exists to connect policy makers and practitioners with the world class social science research supported by the ESRC-FCDO Strategic Partnership. We seek to identify research synergies and support grant holders from the Joint Fund for Poverty Alleviation or Raising Learning Outcomes in Education Systems Research Programme to exploit influencing and engagement opportunities, and facilitate learning. Discover how to maximise the impact of your project.