TDR is offering a limited number of bursaries to attend the Global Evidence Summit in Cape Town, South Africa, 13-16 September 2017. Researchers, policy-makers and others contributing to knowledge translation activities or evidence-to-policy work are invited to apply.
Deadline for applications: 16th June 2017
The Global Evidence Summit is an inter-sectoral and multi-disciplinary event exchanging ideas about how to generate, summarize and communicate evidence to inform and change policy and practice worldwide.Five plenary sessions will feature regional and international speakers addressing key issues that highlight and promote evidence-based approaches to target resources to what works. Input from a multitude of perspectives is expected, including education, social and criminal justice, environment, gender health, health systems and clinical care and practice.
Preference will be given to those from low- and middle-income countries, working with neglected tropical diseases.
For more information, and to apply, please go to: http://www.who.int/tdr/news/2017/bursaries-ges-capetown/en/