This publication is a product of a new strategic partnership between universities and higher education institutes in Ireland and their counterparts in Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania and Uganda. Research capacity building is the planned improvement of the capacity and competency of the higher education sector to conduct research that contributes to the alleviation of poverty and to achieving the Millennium Development Goals. In addition to discursive chapters that provide background and context to the field, expert contributors offer their insights into best practice in six thematic areas: research management; research bid writing; research finance; human resources; postgraduate research; and ICT in research capacity building. Models for the conduct of practical workshops on those themes are included and additional electronic resources are provided by the accompanying CD.Management. Declan Raftery, Director of Research Support Services, Dublin City University, Ireland (Corresponding ... policy, and the economic impact associated with industrial development and commercialisation of Intellectual Property (IP).
|Title||:||Research Capacity Building for Development|
|Author||:||Irish-African Partnership for Research Capacity Building, Michael G. Healy, Mary Goretti Nakabugo|
|Publisher||:||The Stationery Office - 2010|