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  • The call for abstracts for the DevRes 2020 conference is now open. The conference will take place at Umeå University, Sweden on 24-26th of August, 2020 and aims to provide a creative forum for researchers, policy makers, practitioners, funders, and other stakeholders on how research for development can contribute to transformation for sustainability. Sida offers travel grants for researchers from low-income countries whom have had their abstracts accepted for the conference. Submission deadline is February 20, 2020.
  • GDN is looking for a Technical-cum-Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor to support the South Asian Forum for Environment (SAFE) on their project “AFLOAT: Adaptive Floats as Flood Resilient Organic Aquafarming Contrivances for Marginal Farmers of South Asia Living in Climate Trap”. To apply please send your CV, motivation letter, budget proposal and references to Mansoor Ali Sait and copy awards@gdn.int before 15 Feb, 2020.
  • The Chr. Michelsen Institute invites applications from engaged, entrepreneurial, and academically strong researchers. They have several vacant positions, open to both senior and junior researchers. Find out more. 
  • Wellcome has announced grants for groups of researchers who want the time and resources to shape the direction of their future work in humanities, social science and bioethics. Apply by 3 March 2020
  • The Belgian Development Agency ENABEL recently launched a Call for Proposals for 'Closing the digital divide through education, training and the world of work.' Deadline 21 February 2020 
  • AERC has an open call for application for external examiners for core and elective fields for the period 2020/21 - 2022/23. Deadline 28 February 2020
  • Researchers can subscribe to the DIME Analytics Weekly here http://Tinyletter.com/dimeweekly. Also of interest are the DIME Wiki on http://dimewiki.worldbank.org/ and the ieToolkit on https://worldbank.github.io/ietoolkit summarized in the following blog http://blogs.worldbank.org/impactevaluations/ie-analytics-introducing-ietoolkit


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