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July 4, 2017
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Paper on Gauging the impacts of Community University Engagement Initiatives in India

Our India Coordinator, Ms. Wafa Singh’s paper on ‘Gauging the Impacts of Community University Engagement Initiatives in India’ is published in the first edition of the ASEAN Journal of Community Engagement on June 22, 2017. A product of the Directorate … Continue reading

May 26, 2017
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Linking impact to the UN Sustainable Development Goals – assessing 10 years of engaged-scholarship at the University of Victoria

The increasing importance and value of civic engagement in Higher Educational Institutions (HEI) around the world has led to a strong emphasis on evaluating and measuring the impact of these activities, particularly as it relates to the mutual benefit of … Continue reading

February 3, 2017
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The Launch issue of the ‘Research for All’ Journal is now available!

Research for All is a new open-access journal focusing on research that involves universities and communities, services or industries working together. It highlights the potential in public engagement for robust academic study, development of involved communities and research that has impact. Theoretical … Continue reading

January 31, 2017
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Article on ‘Knowledge Democracy & Excellence in Engagement’, IDS Bulletin, January 2017

An article titled ‘Knowledge Democracy & Excellence in Engagement’, authored by Dr Rajesh Tandon, Ms Wafa Singh, Dr Darlene Clover & Dr Budd Hall, was published in the IDS Bulletin (Vol 47, Issue 6), on January 31, 2017. The article … Continue reading

October 8, 2016
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E-book on ‘Knowledge & Engagement: Building Capacity for the Next Generation of Community Based Researchers’, is NOW AVAILABLE!

The UNESCO Chair in Community Based Research & Social Responsibility in Higher Education is pleased to present it’s next open access publication; an e-book titled ‘Knowledge & Engagement: Building Capacity for the Next Generation of Community Based Researchers.’ This book … Continue reading

September 15, 2015
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Launching our knowledge products: E-book on 'Strengthening Community University Research Partnerships: GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES’ & User’s manual on 'Institutionalizing Community University Research Partnerships'

The UNESCO Chair in Community Based Research is pleased to present before you, the two knowledge products emerging out of the IDRC supported study on Community University Research Partnerships. This research study investigated the structures that have been put in … Continue reading

September 9, 2015
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User’s Manual on Institutionalizing Community University Research Partnerships is now AVAILABLE!

The UNESCO Chair in Community Based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education is pleased to present the User’s Manual on Institutionalizing Community University Research Partnerships. This is the second open access publication under the IDRC sponsored study on Mainstreaming … Continue reading

July 27, 2015
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Global trends in training Community-Based Research (CBR) in Higher Educational Institutions and Civil Society Organizations: Survey Results, July 2015

Under the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) sponsored project on ‘Training the Next Generation of Community Based Researchers‘, a global survey was undertaken that provides the much needed information about the current state-of-the-art in CBR training in various regions … Continue reading

November 4, 2014
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Book on ‘Higher Education and Community Based Research’

The practices of community-based research spring from the understanding that research and knowledge are not created and stored in the university, then disseminated to the general public, but that research and knowledge are influenced by and created in response to … Continue reading

September 8, 2014
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Global Trends for Support Structures in Community University Research Partnerships: Survey Results, September 2014

Under the IDRC Project on ‘Community University Research Partnerships’, a global survey was undertaken, to map community university research partnerships, the structures in this regard and the perspectives of various stakeholders. The survey results also documents the ‘best practices’ undertaken … Continue reading

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