CEDIL: Commissioning pre-announcement

CEDIL is pleased to announce forthcoming opportunities to apply for funding to contribute to the strategic research agenda of the Centre of Excellence for Development Impact and Learning (CEDIL). This pre-announcement should enable prospective researchers and evaluation specialists to develop project ideas and assemble teams in preparation for two calls – one for large projects […]

LIDC Development Debate with Lucy Lamble, Executive Editor of the Guardian’s Global Development Desk, ‘Has #MeToo Really Taken Off in International Development?’

Date: 11th December Time: 6-8pm Location: John Snow, Keppel Street Speakers: Frances Longley, CEO, Amref Health Africa-UK and  Co-chair of the UK NGO Steering Group on Organisational Culture for Safeguarding Sarah Maguire, Director, Technical Services, Governance, DAI Deniz Kandiyoti, Emeritus Professor, SOAS Shaista Aziz, Co-Founder, NGO Safe Space, and Journalist Meghna Ranganathan, Assistant Professor, LSHTM  Registration page: In late 2017, the […]

HSR 2018: Conference Map

The Centre for Evaluation has produced a conference map for the Fifth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research to highlight key sessions on quantifying impact, understanding implementation and evidence synthesis. The map includes session from different organisation and across different health topics. Download the map or pick up a hard copy from stalls 20 and 39, Hall […]

Job alert: Director, Synthesis and Reviews Office, 3ie, London

3ie invites highly qualified candidates to apply for the post of director of our Synthesis and Review Office in London, UK. The director will lead a dynamic team dedicated to the production and use of synthesised evidence to inform policy in international development. The ideal candidate will have strong experience in international development and management. […]

Job alert: Postdoctoral Research Position in Statistical Methods for Implementation Science and Environmental Health Research

Description: Postdoctoral Research Fellow position in methods for implementation science and environmental health research is available in the Department of Biostatistics at the Yale School of Public Health’s new Center on Methods for Implementation and Prevention Science, with Dr. Donna Spiegelman. This position involves methodological developments and applied work aimed at the design and analysis […]

CROI Webcast with Prof. James Hargreaves – “Implementation Science Trials: Do the rules of RCTs apply?”

James Hargreaves, Director of the Centre for Evaluation and Professor of Epidemiology and Evaluation at LSHTM, was invited by the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) Organisation Committee to give a talk on:

“Implementation Science Trials: Do the rules of RCTs apply?”

Webcast link available now

Lively Discussions and Engaging Ideas at the LIDC and The Guardian Debate on Aid

On Thursday 27th October the first debate, organized by the London International Development Centre and The Guardian, of the Development Debate Series took place discussing the theme of aid and asking- are we getting aid right? Find out what happened here.

A Call for Sustained and Improved Measurement

Video interview with Dr Tanya Marchant on a recent Lancet paper written on behalf of the Kirkland Group. Dr Marchant is a member of the Kirkland Group and explains the six principles the group put together as a call to action for improving measurment for maternal, newborn and child health. You can watch video HERE.

Findings of the Independent Panel on the Global Response to Ebola

Date: Monday, 23 November 2015 Time: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Venue: Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London In 2014, the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and the Harvard Global Health Institute convened an Independent Panel on the Global Response to Ebola to review the response to the crisis and offer recommendations […]