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Royal Society - Global Challenge Research Fund

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Project Data Last Updated: 13/09/2019

IATI Identifier: GB-GOV-13-RS-GCRF

Description

The GCRF fund aims to ensure that UK research takes a leading role in addressing the problems faced by developing countries through: challenge-led disciplinary and interdisciplinary research strengthening capacity for research and innovation within both the UK and developing countries providing an agile response to emergencies where there is an urgent research need.

Objectives

The objective of the Global Challenges Research Fund is to ensure that UK research takes a leading role in addressing the problems faced by developing countries. This fund will harness the expertise of the UK’s research base to pioneer new ways of tackling global challenges such as in strengthening resilience and response to crises; promoting global prosperity; and tackling extreme poverty and helping the world’s most vulnerable.”

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Sectors

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