Bridging the Gap: Taking academic and practitioner partnership to the next level

by | Apr 27, 2015 | Uncategorised | 0 comments

by Jessica Field


The interface between academia and practice in conflict and disaster research has become quite the hot topic in recent years, particularly in relation to how academics and practitioners can work together more productively. This is driven in part by the complementary impact agenda shaping academic research and the results focus of NGO practice, which seeks an ever-stronger evidence base to underwrite policy. In addition to fuelling a shared dedication to an enhanced understanding and, in an ideal world, solving or improving some of the world’s most intractable problems: conflict, crime and disaster.

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