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Cambridge Global Challenges

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

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Professor Alan Blackwell (Director of Research)

Technology; Design; Data; Intelligence; Computer Laboratory; School of Technology

Dr David Good (Director of Research)

Interdisciplinary research; Skill development/assessment; Integrative complexity thinking; Department of Psychology; School of Biological Sciences

Dr Lara Allen (Director of Implementation and Impact)

Co-creation; International development; Inequality; Conservation; Livelihoods

Dr Sara Serradas Duarte (Coordinator)

Social impact of University-generated knowledge; Education/knowledge-driven empowerment; Responsible innovation

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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