Special lecture on “Restoring relevance of social science teaching in public: Opportunities and Challenges of participatory research in academic institutions”, Barkatullah University, Bhopal, August 28, 2015

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Dr Rajesh Tandon, Co-Chair, UNESCO Chair in Community Based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education & President, Participatory Research in Asia (PRIA) delivered a lecture on the implications of participatory research in academic institutions, at the Department of Sociology, Barkatullah University, Bhopal on August 28, 2015. Professor S K Chaudhary, Director, IGRMS, Bhopal, graced […]

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UNESCO Chair-India (PRIA) hosts students from Lingnan University’ Hong Kong for a summer internship program in July-August’ 2015

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The Indian leg of the UNESCO Chair in Community Based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education entered a new domain of work last year. This was offering internship opportunities to students in the area of community engagement and social responsibility in Higher Education. The Chair has successfully run two sessions of this summer internship […]

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New UNESCO Chair in CBR e-book on ''Strengthening Community University Research Partnerships: GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES' is now available!

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We are pleased to showcase recent research in this open source e-book from a global study of institutional arrangements for the facilitation and support of research partnerships between Civil Society Organizations (CSO) and Higher Education Institutions (HEI). This book outlines a number of important trends, challenges and approaches associated with how research partnerships are initiated, supported, […]

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Call for submissions; Engage 2015: Engaging with impact

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The NCCPE is delighted to announce details of our forthcoming Engage conference on the 2nd and 3rd December 2015 at the Marriott Royal Hotel in Bristol. We really hope you can to join us. If you are keen to contribute to the conference read on to find out how.   Whilst Engage 2014 was a […]

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Final Technical Report of the Project on 'Strengthening Community University Research Partnerships'

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The UNESCO Chair in Community Based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education is pleased to share the final technical report of the project on ‘Strengthening Community University Research Partnerships’. The report collates our journey over the past two years, and presents the the research findings, outputs, outcomes, and the learning we acquired during this […]

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