Centre for Higher Education and Equity Research (CHEER)

Research impact: 2015/16

Women in Higher Education Leadership in South Asia

Precipitated the introduction of the Athena Swan Programme in South Asia.

Widening Participation in Higher Education in Ghana and Tanzania: Developing an Equity Scorecard

Professor Fiona Leach presented the findings and impact from the Widening Participation in Higher Education in Ghana and Tanzania research project to the Conference Lessons from a Decade’s Research on Poverty: Innovation, Engagement and Impact. This was the10th anniversary conference of the ESRC-DFID Joint Fund for Poverty Alleviation Research, Pretoria, South Africa, March 2016.

This three-day conference, hosted by the Impact Initiative, brought together researchers, knowledge brokers, research commissioners and others to reflect on and share lessons from more than 130 research projects supported by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) since 2005.

Higher Education, Internationalisation and Mobility

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