ESRC-DFID joint fund for poverty alleviation research

This ESRC-DFID joint scheme funds world-class research on a broad range of topics to enhance the quality and impact of social science, and contribute to the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals. A key feature of the scheme is that it is open to Southern institutions as bid leaders.

There are 55 current projects, in addition to 46 projects from phase 1.

Evidence Synthesis Research Awards (ESRA) call

  • An opportunity to apply for awards to review evidence generated from ESRC-DFID funded research in relation to one of five themes relevant to international development and poverty alleviation research

Joint fund for poverty alleviation research grants (phase 3) - outline call 2013

2012 Independent Evaluation of the ESRC-DFID joint fund for poverty alleviation research

In August 2011 the International NGO Training and Research Centre (INTRAC) was commissioned by the ESRC Evaluation Committee to carry out an independent evaluation.

About the scheme

About the scheme

Research projects

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Funding calls

Funding

Guidance for projects

Guidance for projects

Impact

Impact

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