Making science work for development
  • Your Research, for Global Good
  • Funding opportunities
  • What we do

Your Research, for Global Good

Visit our researcher hub for inspiration from world-leading scientists and the tools to use your skills and knowledge to tackle the world's greatest challenges.

Funding opportunities

Find the latest funding opportunities and an overview of the UK funding landscape to help your research ideas take flight.

What we do

We bring people together. We share knowledge. We promote opportunites. UKCDS ensures the best science is funded and used to benefit international development, as well as the UK

The UK Collaborative on Development Sciences brings together UK government departments and research funders to deliver effective development outcomes

Professor Duncan Wingham
  • UKCDS Chair
  • Chief Executive, Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)

Updates

@UKCDS   on Twitter

RT @rapid_odi: Tell us what you think of @ODIdev research & comms (closes today) https://t.co/nXQzrp6ked @Research2Action @WonkComms @onthi
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Job alert: @IIED seeking senior #researcher (legal tools) for #NaturalResources group https://t.co/ksnPXgsqwS Apply by 6 Feb.
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Topics in Infection @RSTMH holding 1 day meeting on 25 Jan @SOAS Buy your tickets https://t.co/ej8NhqfAc7
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Global partnership launched today @Davos to prevent epidemics with new vaccines #OutsmartEpidemics @wellcometrust https://t.co/AaKQ4glQLH
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Request expertise in forest #measurement, reporting & verification from @NCEOscience email Dr Hebden by 23 Jan sh631@leicester.ac.uk #REDD+
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Request expertise in forest #measurement, reporting & verification from @theNCEO email Dr Hebden by 23 Jan sh631@leicester.ac.uk #REDD+
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Changing systems in parliament to incorporate evidence in decision making: Uganda's experience https://t.co/90pA5Dbs77 @INASPinfo
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Blue Planet symposium 31 May -2 Jun #Maryland #USA find out about role of the oceans in earth's life support system https://t.co/EccI0LEXUJ
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Natural killers: developing better biopesticides to tackle pests in Africa https://t.co/W54bCPeYYA @FoodSecurityUK #armyworm
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