A group of researchers talking in a hallway.

Research Quality Plus: A holistic approach to evaluating research

A new approach for evaluating research intended for the “real world."
Buildings in Senegal with smog overhead.

Climate change resilience calls for private sector commitment

The private sector has a significant role to play in curbing climate change.
Gardens by the Bay in Singapore.

Artificial intelligence and human development

AI’s potential for enhancing development efforts is enormous, but we need to ensure its ethical and equitable use.  
Gary Kobinger working in the lab.

Ebola expert says building up health systems is best defence

Global collaboration is the key to stop infectious diseases.
Young Indian women looking at the view

kNOw Fear: Making rural public spaces safer for women and girls

Sexual violence against women and girls in rural India remains a largely unaddressed, hidden issue. 
Silings padddling to school

Collaboration in informal settlements: tackling flooding with a local perspective

In most developing countries, solid waste management is a significant challenge, especially in urban slums and other informal settlements.

Giving a voice to the urban poor: the scavengers of Cochabamba

For Bolivia’s urban poor, it’s vital to adopt "survival strategies” to provide supplemental income that makes up for precarious and low wages.
A worker from Caritas Homabay is showing local residents beans in Africa

Scaling Science

A new model for optimizing the impact of research and innovation
An Indian female entrepreneur is holding a meeting

Courts — not kinship — offer greater opportunity for South Asian entrepreneurs

Women and people from marginalized populations need well-functioning courts to realize their potential, research in Bangladesh and India has found.
A view of Bidi Bidi refugee camp in northern Uganda.

Addressing maternal and child health in fragile contexts

Creative solutions can overcome barriers to access to health services in fragile contexts.