Three Public Health projects approvedThree Public Health projects approved National Research Council and its Presiding Board approved the funding recommendations of the Public Health Review Panel. Three new r4d projects will start in the beginning of 2016.9/17/2015 10:00:00 PMThree Public Health projects approved
Start of project site visits in thematic modules Employment and Social ConflictsStart of project site visits in thematic modules Employment and Social Conflicts monitoring process in the r4d programme includes project site visits. The first site visits take place between September 2015 and January 2016. 9/17/2015 10:00:00 PMFirst project site visits started
Researchers’ gathering for r4d Skills Transnational Research PartnershipsResearchers’ gathering for r4d Skills Transnational Research Partnerships for projects on research for development are functional and fair partnerships. A workshop raised awareness and enabled reflection and exchange.3/29/2015 10:00:00 PMr4d Skills Transnational Research Partnerships

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Swiss Programme for Research on Global Issues for Development (r4d programme) is a joint funding initiative by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF). The r4d programme supports research aimed at solving global problems with a focus on least developed, low and middle income countries.


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​​​​​​14.01.2016, r4d Skills: Coordinators' Exchange

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May 2016: Kick-off meeting for new projects in the thematically open module

Autumn 2017: r4d Conference​