2014 was a busy time for the R2A team and we are grateful for all the ongoing interest in the initiative and the excellent content provided by our partners and contributors. We have created a snapshot of our best bits from over the course of the year just in case you missed them!
The latest news and opportunities in the field of research communication and uptake.
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The European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM) seeks to appoint a full-time Communications Assistant to provide support in the design, planning, implementation and monitoring of communications strategies.
The Overseas Development Institute (ODI) seeks to recruit a Communications Officer for the Humanitarian Policy Group, based in London.
BBC Media Action is looking to hire a writer to co-author an 8000-10000 word policy briefing on public service broadcasting in the Middle East.
The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Communications and Knowledge Management Specialist for Animal Science for Sustainable Productivity (ASSP) program, to be based in Addis Ababa.
The Research Uptake (ResUp MeetUp) Symposium and Training Exchange has issued two exciting calls for proposals to contribute to the forthcoming event. The event will convene in Nairobi, Kenya from 9-12 February 2015.
As a means of bringing into focus the need for clear and effective messaging within policy briefs we are launching a twitter game as part of Policy Brief Week: #r2aconundrums.
R2A is set to launch a policy brief extravaganza between October the 27th-31st, 2014. Over the course of the week R2A will be showcasing new guidance, commentary and an animation that brings into focus the value of the policy brief.
R2A is excited to announce the launch of a new quarterly Guest Editor position. Applications are now open for Guest Editors who will have editorial responsibility over content displayed on the website for a 4 month period.
TheThink Tank Initiative seeks to fill the position of Senior Program Officer for Knowledge Translation. This key role is in managing and providing the knowledge function for the Initiative, with a focus on strategic engagement and communications.
Researchers from the Institute of Rural Management Anand recently attended a from policy brief and media workshop. This post shares some of thier outputs.