Centre for International Education (CIE)



Title: Research the curriculum and pedagogy of the Second Chance programme in Liberia
Researchers: Dr Jo Westbrook (Lead), Dr Sean Higgins & Professor Kwame Akyeampong
Funder/Sponsor: The Luminos Fund
Research Period: 11 Dec 2019 - 12 August 2020

Title: Assessment of education strategies and interventions adopted in Jordan
Researchers: Dr Linda Morrice (Lead), Dr Mariam Attia, Dr Marcos Delprato, Professor Yusuf Sayed & Professor Gillian Hampden-Thompson
Funder/Sponsor: Queen Rania Foundation
Research Period: 30 July 2018 - 30 July 2020


Title: Safe and quality education for girls and boys in displacement situations in Ethiopia and Somalia
Professor Yusuf Sayed (Lead) & Dr Nimi Hoffmann (Principal Investigator)
 EUEC BRiCE Program
Research Period:
 1 March 2018 - 28 Feb 2022

Title: Social movement learning and knowledge production in the struggle for peace with social justice: Case studies from four conflict-affected contexts (Colombia, Turkey, South Africa and Nepal)
Researchers: Professor Mario Novelli (Lead), Dr Birgul Kutan & Patrick Kane
Funder/Sponsor: ESRC
Research Period: January 2018 - July 2020

Title: Challenges and opportunities for rural youth employment in sub-Saharan Africa: A mixed methods study to inform policy and programmes
Researchers: Dr Barbara Crossouard (Lead), Professor Mairead Dunne (CIE) & Dr Dorte Thorsen (Global Studies)
Funder/Sponsor: International Fund for Agricultural Development
Research Period: April 2017 - April 2020


Title: Consultancy: Education for out-of-school children with disabilities in Jordan
Researcher: Dr Jacqui Shepherd
Funder/Sponsor: Queen Rania Foundation
Research Period: 2018-19

Title: A comparative study of teacher education in India, South Africa and England
Researchers: Professor Yusuf Sayed and Professor Simon Thompson (Leads)
Funder/Sponsor: Government of India, SPARK Project
Research Period: 2018-19

Title: Engaging teachers in peacebuilding in post-conflict contexts: Evaluation of education interventions in South Africa and Rwanda
Researchers: Professor Yusuf Sayed (Lead), Professor Mario Novelli & Dr Naureen Durrani
Funder/Sponsor: ESRC / DFID
Research Period: September 2014 - December 2018

Title: Expanding secondary schooling in India
Researchers: Emeritus Professor Keith Lewin (Lead)
Funder/Sponsor: Ministry of Human Resource Development, India / DFID
Research Period: 2015-18