Evidence and Policy

Proof of Concept: A Marketing Tool for Research Projects

Proof of Concept: A Marketing Tool for Research Projects

[This post was produced by Dr. Annapoorna Ravichander, Head-Policy Engagement and Communication, Training and Resource Mobilisation at the Public Affairs Centre.]   Research organisations and think tanks often find a barrier when justifying the relevance and utility of a research project to…

The 4ir Is Here. Do We Need to Design Development Initiatives Differently?

The 4ir Is Here. Do We Need to Design Development Initiatives Differently?

[This article was written by Arnaldo Pellini from Capability and Vanesa Weyrauch from P&I  and it first appeared in Helvetas Mosaic, a quarterly publication exploring new trends and fresh ideas of international development. Subscribe to receive more articles like this in the future.]…

Knowledge, governance and the 4th Industrial Revolution

Knowledge, governance and the 4th Industrial Revolution

[Editor’s Note: This piece was written by Jon Harle and Emily Hayter, Director of Programmes and Senior Programme Specialist, and originally appeared at INASP’s blog.]   Developments in technologies such as artificial intelligence, robotics, quantum computing and energy storage hold the…