Sustainable Development 2016 Programme
Funded by the UK’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (through the Global Challenges Research Fund).
This programme funds excellent, policy-oriented research, aimed at addressing the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and advancing the UK’s Aid Strategy. Supported by the Government's £1.5 billion Global Challenges Research Fund, it provides funding to researchers in the humanities and the social sciences working to generate evidence on the challenges and opportunities faced in developing countries.
The first round of this programme, which launched in 2016, funded 16 projects addressing the following thematic areas: sustainable governance, sustainable growth, and sustainable human development.
For more details about the programme and the eligibility requirements, please see the Scheme Notes.
Please contact GCRF@thebritishacademy.ac.uk or call 020 7969 5220 for further information.