Reports and publications

Workshop Report

Technical Report – UK-Kenya Research Symposium on Healthy Cities: Affordable Housing & Sustainable Infrastructure

To showcase existing research partnerships and explore the potential for new innovative interdisciplinary collaborations, UK and Kenya hosted a research symposium on ‘Healthy Cities, Housing and Sustainable Infrastructure’ in Nairobi in May 2019. This report represents the collective views of the participants and the opportunities for impact that were identified.

20 June 2019


Safeguarding in International Development Research: Evidence Review

This UKCDR commissioned evidence review aims to characterise the nature of safeguarding issues and challenges that may arise in the specific context of international development research, identify existing guidance, and review its implementation.

10 June 2019


International Development Research Funders Statement on Safeguarding

On the day of an international Safeguarding Summit hosted by the UK International Development Secretary, UKCDR is pleased to publish a joint statement by the DFID, BEIS, DHSC, UKRI and the global charitable foundation, Wellcome, committing to support the development of the highest standards in organisational culture, systems and practice required to prevent and tackle all incidents of harm and abuse.

18 October 2018


UKCDR Strategy

This strategy builds on the firm foundations laid since our establishment in 2008, aligns to the 2015 UK Aid Strategy and the UN Global Goals (formerly the Sustainable Development Goals), and provides the necessary flexibility to respond to the rapidly evolving world in which we operate.

19 June 2018


Pollination and International Development

This report highlights the relevance of pollination to international development and identifies opportunities for improving development outcomes.

18 May 2018