PARC Partnerships Fund Announcement

The PARC Partnerships Fund has funded 4 projects led by collaborators in Botswana, Ethiopia and South Africa (2). For information on the Call, which was open between September 2021 and January 2022, see here

Summary

Building on advances made in the UK research sector toward promoting greater equity in collaboration with global South partners, this funding aims to help embed a new mode of research partnerships that goes further in redressing the multiple layers of power imbalances often found in global North-Africa research. As such, the fund’s goal is to contribute to a championing of transformation in Africa research and partnerships within the University of Bristol and beyond.

Projects are expected to last up to 12 months and have now begun. The four funded projects are: