Posts by Guest Contributor

21 years of climate discussions

What sort of deal will the Paris meeting agree to? Will it be legally binding? Ultimately, these questions place great hopes in the Paris talks but it remains to be seen if these hopes will come to pass... Guest blog post by Winnie Khaemba of the African Center for the Technology Studies, which presented at COP21 about work funded by a VakaYiko grant to bring together researchers and policymakers to discuss the development of Kenya's climate-change bill.

Knowledge cafe in Zimbabwe discusses evidence-informed policy making with stakeholders

The task now is to harmonize these and establish a working national evidence infrastructure to support evidence informed policymaking in Zimbabwe.

Re-skilling librarians in an age of rapid technological development

Re-skilling librarians in an age of rapid technological development

Agnes Kanzira Namaganda is an Academic Librarian, Information Literacy Instructor, and Head of Book Bank/Acquisitions Section at Makerere University Library,...

Travel grant recipient Om Basukala from Nepal shares his joy on being able to pursue a PhD and acknowledges the support he received from AuthorAID

Thank you AuthorAID and INASP for giving me an opportunity to attend ‘Trieste Course Leishmania 2014’ and present my work...

Evidence-informed policy making in Zimbabwe:  Challenges, Successes and Opportunities

INASP's partner ZeipNET organises a Knowledge Cafe in collaboration with US embassy to discuss challenges, opportunities and success story to implement evidence-informed policy making in Zimbabwe.

Beyond the library in Malawi: taking the MALICO consortium to uncharted waters

Beyond the library in Malawi: taking the MALICO consortium to uncharted waters

This is a guest blog by Patrick Mapulanga of Malawi’s MALICO library consortium. Patrick spent five days travelling the country...

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