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

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Global Food Security Programme Policy Lab (deadline: 19th February 2018)

The Global Food Security (GFS) programme invites expressions of interest from post-doctoral researchers to take part in a Policy Lab on the determinants of food choice (e.g. biological, social, environmental, physical and economic) and the combination of interventions across these that will lead to healthier and more sustainable diets.
When Feb 19, 2018 09:00 AM to
Feb 21, 2018 05:00 PM
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Policy Labs bring together early career researchers from different disciplines to scope a policy-relevant issue, with teams forming at the workshop and then competing to write a synthesis report.

The winning team at the workshop will receive a £5,000 Policy Lab award to write a policy-facing report.


Please see the website for details of the eligibility criteria and how to apply.


The Global Challenges Initiative 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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