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 evidence and ensure it is summarized in useful ways to inform decisions. In my first blog  in this series I [...]

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 that we face. I want to highlight what I consider to be two of the key ones. The first I [...]