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Strengthening Research Institutions in Africa

Last updated: 20/11/2022
IATI Identifier: GB-GOV-1-300781


Strengthening Research Institutions in Africa ,SRIA, will strengthen the research systems in FCDO partner countries, in Africa, so that both local and donor research investment achieves economic and social impact. It will do this by strengthening the institutions that regulate and shape research in country to ensure that research investment is aligned with national development priorities. It will invest in the building blocks of research, for example, access to global research, recruitment and retention of researchers and more equitable research partnerships between northern and southern researchers. Whilst also driving increased coherence of UK ODA research spend to ensure it has a greater impact.


The country, countries or regions that benefit from this Programme.
Africa, regional, Developing countries, unspecified, Ethiopia, Kenya, South of Sahara, regional, Uganda
Disclaimer: Country borders do not necessarily reflect the UK Government's official position.

Status Implementation

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Programme Spend

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Gender Equality significant objective

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Programme data last updated on 20/11/2022