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Cambridge Global Challenges

The Cambridge Strategic Research Initiative for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

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CGC Civil Society Workshops

The CGC Civil Society Workshops advance Cambridge researchers' understanding of global challenges through the presentations of such challenges from the perspective of developing world communities. The workshops, which are facilitated by implementation partners in the Global South, enable a joint definition of research priorities with Cambridge academics.
Language Sciences / Global Challenges Initiative Research Forum with Africa’s Voices

From Feb 27, 2018 02:00 PM to Feb 27, 2018 03:30 PM
Africa's Voices combines media and technology in delivering methods to listen intelligently and amplify diverse, local voices. At this meeting, Africa's Voices will present research opportunities of relevance to Computing and/or Language Sciences, amongst other disciplines.

Civil Society Workshop with Water & Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP): Financing Urban Sanitation

From Jun 26, 2017 01:30 PM to Jun 26, 2017 05:00 PM
The Global Challenges Initative leads the Civil Society Workshops to facilitate the understanding of global challenges by academics. International NGOs and UN agencies present challenges faced by developing world communities from the perspective of those communities in order to enhance demand-led global challenges research.

Cambridge Global Challenges is a Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge that aims to enhance the contribution of its research towards addressing global challenges and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.


Find out about open funding opportunities, pre-call announcements, responsive calls, studentships and awards relevant to the global challenges agenda.

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