Developing-country think tanks strive to influence policy and ultimately contribute to improving people's lives. Perceptions vary about the ability of think tanks to contribute to positive changes in society.
Synthesis of findings and assessment of gaps in research and policy : urban areas, agriculture and health
Linkages between research and policy are determined by a complex set of factors, including how the issue is framed, how it enters the policy processes, and importantly, who supports or champions particular actions or types of interventions.Published dateSaturday, August 2, 2014 - 04:00
West Africa’s vulnerability to climate change is related to a high regional reliance on climate-sensitive economic activities such as rain-fed agriculture, livestock rearing, fisheries and forestry.Published dateWednesday, April 2, 2014 - 04:00