The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) is a £1.5 billion fund that supports cutting-edge research to address challenges faced by developing countries. It is part of the UK’s official development assistance (ODA).
The fund addresses the United Nations sustainable development goals. It aims to maximise the impact of research and innovation to improve lives and opportunity in the developing world.
The Collective Programme is made up of over 140 projects across 18 funding opportunities. It is designed to enhance the overall impact across UKRI’s six strategic GCRF portfolios in: global health, education, sustainable cities, food systems, conflict resilience.
This research is contributing to realising the ambitions of the UK government’s aid strategy and progressing the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The Other Dialogues
The Other Dialogues were convened in collaboration with Universidad Iberoamericana
Dear Aliens, We Are Ready
Pastor Projects presents Dear Aliens, We Are Ready, its 5th Multi-Platform Exhibition in Mexico
Looking Back : Thought Curfew
David Cotterrell & Ruwanthie de Chickera discuss the making of Thought Curfew
The second production within the Thought Curfew trilogy : A performance focussed on a forgotten barrier.
The CANCELLED Dialogues, were the third event in series of Empathy & Risk curated conversations.
Cancelled Arts Programme
The CANCELLED Arts Programme was a curated intervention to the first World Conference on Statelessness.
Capital C for Constitution
A playful response to the Sri Lanka debate on the meaning of clauses within the constitution.
Human Rights Arts 2018
Human Rights Arts 2018 was an artistic response to an extraordinary ongoing political crisis in Sri Lanka.