Preserving traditions through empowerment
Pernambuco is a state of Brazil, located in the Northeast region of the country. After 4 years of a repressive and extreme-right government, and the on-going colonial legacy, women and...
Enhancing the science, research and innovation community across the UK and globally
‘On the shoulders of the women’ – gendered perspectives on research in Jordan and Egypt
Reflections from Sahar Imam, Rania Abu Ramadan, Joanne Rowland and Alzhraa Alkhatib and Iain Stewart. This article draws on a virtual focus group discussion on gender equality between female researchers from Egypt and Jordan. The conversation looked deep beyond the surface on what issues cause...
Supporting global goals
We use UK Official Development Assistance (ODA) to help meet global goals including poverty reduction, gender equality and sustainable cities. By investing in new research and supporting people and their careers, we aim to develop lasting solutions to development challenges around the world.