Tag Archive: Policy

PRAXIS focuses on Arts and Humanities research across the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) and Newton Fund portfolio. Specifically, its aims are to consolidate learning across research projects funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), to amplify their impact and policy relevance, and to champion the distinctive contribution...

Susan Kathayat is a master’s student in the Department of Conflict Peace & Development Studies at Tribhuvan University in Kathmandu, Nepal.   Susan participated in a webinar with Rajib Timalsina, our Regional Lead for Asia, and reflects here on how it led them to recall an experience that has particular resonance in our age of pandemic. ...

In Changing the Story’s first online webinar since global lockdown measures were introduced, the network discussed the realities of moving research online. In exploring these questions, one opportunity emerged from the discussion the sense that engaging with policymakers and influential stakeholders might be more achievable given that those who can...

Weren’t able to make it to Praxis’ learning events of the theme of heritage? Fear not, we’ve got you covered. We’ve recorded each of our fascinating keynote presentations delivered by researchers at the forefront of the international development field for you to watch or download in your own time, whenever...

Praxis is launching PraxisCast, an arts and humanities and international development research podcast for those working in the field or those simply curious to know more! The first episode of PraxisCast will be available to listen, download and share on Friday 4 February 2020. Over the next two years, Praxis...

Author: Ian Baxter Director of Scottish Confucius Institute for Business & Communication, Heriot-Watt University & Professor of Historic Environment Management, University of Suffolk; Vice-Chair of the Built Environment Forum Scotland; Trustee of                                       ...

This is not a question that gets asked enough. Engaging with policy is often understood as an expected requirement of funding obligations, therefore “How to engage with policy” has taken precedence over the question of “why engage with policy.” Yet, engaging with policy is so much more than just complying with the...

In June, Praxis, alongside Changing the Story and CE4MR,  hosted an interdisciplinary workshop on the use of community engagement methods to tackle Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) in Nepal.  In line with Praxis’ aims of drawing out learning across projects to make explicit the contribution of arts and humanities themes and methods...