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Networks Series 5: Capacity-sharing to support the use of evidence in decision-making

By Ruth Stewart, Director of the Africa Centre for Evidence ‘She would take over the school given half a chance.’ That is what my school report said when I was six years old. I believed [...]

Networks Series 4: We need greater understanding of decision-making and decision-makers

By Ruth Stewart, Director of the Africa Centre for Evidence ‘A public servant at heart’. That is how I was introduced my government colleague when I helped to deliver a workshop for public servants from [...]

Networks Series 2: Production of useful evidence: the rapid expansion of the evidence-synthesis

By Ruth Stewart, Director of the Africa Centre for Evidence Systematic reviews and the production of useful evidence  I am often overwhelmed by the range of programmes and activities aiming to improve the quality of [...]

Networks Series 1: What should we do to ensure that research evidence is both useful and used?

By Ruth Stewart, Director of the Africa Centre for Evidence Introduction - Two challenges For those of us who are working to ensure that research evidence is both useful and used, there are many challenges [...]