Reflecting on work to improve information access

Anne Powell reviews how INASP’s information access work has evolved, and reflects on some of her highlights.

Improving journal publishing practices and standards for increased research equity

At the end of August, as part of a second meeting on research equity, UNCST and INASP brought together journal editors in Uganda to help improve them their publishing standards to meet the requirements of JPPS and increase visibility of their journals and the research they contain.

Online learning: five ingredients of success

For more than five years, online learning has been an integral part of INASP’s capacity development approaches. Joanna Wild shares some key ingredients for success.

INASP annual review.

Building equitable knowledge ecosystems:  A year in review

This year’s INASP annual review looks at the theme of equity within research & knowledge: a cross-cutting aim and principle in everything that we do.

Students in University of Dodoma.

Reviewing our past to find our future

As an introduction to INASP’s annual review 2018-19, Executive Director John Young reflects on programme work over the past year and what we have learnt from it as an organization to feed into future plans.

Making connections for research uptake.

Making connections to improve research uptake

A comprehensive approach to research uptake is needed for researchers, research donors and other stakeholders to maximize the usefulness and use of research, writes John Young

Online journal clubs spark active discussions and new ways of exploring literature

Andy Nobes reflects on the online journal clubs that started this year and build on the potential of social learning and peer collaboration that we have already seen with AuthorAID.

Good relationships are at the heart of good monitoring, evaluation and learning

Learning systematically about what works is fundamental to putting research and knowledge at the heart of development. Working with other organizations has provided an opportunity for us not only to share our MEL expertise but also to reflect on and learn from what makes a successful MEL project. In this post Femi Nzegwu shares some emergent thinking from work we have been involved in over recent years, within INASP and beyond.

Research equity dialogue in Ethiopia.

Realizing visions for strong and equitable national research systems

Over the course of late 2018 and early 2019, INASP and national partners convened a series of dialogue events to...

Stakeholder Dinner at Gulu University.

Transforming learning and connecting communities to support higher education

David Monk of Gulu University in Uganda reports on a meal that brought together university staff and students with employers and members of the community to help forge closer links between university studies and employability