24.04.19

Data Science Africa

This article reports a conversation that took place between SIID Fellow Dr Mike Smith, and Tẹjúmádé Àfọ̀njá. Data Science Africa is a workshop and summer school that takes place each year in both East and West Africa. It began as a Gaussian Process summer school organised by the team in the AI Lab at Makerere, Uganda […]

30.01.19

Report from the LIBSENSE Repository Workshop I

Report written by Kathleen Shearer, Omo Oaiya and Iryna Kuchma, and originally published 2.12.18 via WACREN (West and Central African Research and Education Network) On November 19 & 20, 2018, a repository workshop was held in Zanzibar City, Tanzania. The workshop was jointly organized by West and Central African Research and Education Network (WACREN), EIFL and the Confederation […]

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01.10.18

The body and the mind: the benefits of studying development from a psychosocial perspective

If development is freedom, then how do you know that you are free?

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10.04.18

The process of inclusion in innovation: a feminist perspective

Findings from a recently published paper on inclusive innovation, which draws insights from innovation hubs in the UK and Zambia.

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08.02.18

Measuring innovation amongst marginal producers: Implications of evidence-based policy

Research on innovation in the global south has increasingly highlighted the importance of continuous, small-scale innovation for small producers and farmers

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29.11.17

The balancing act of Brexit and digital trade

As the UK leaves the EU it risks a potential ‘digital cliff-edge’

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