Oxford - RISE information event

Oxford, UK


An information event for prospective bidders to the RISE programme, as part of the second round of Expressions of Interest for country research.

RISE organizers will be available to share insights about the research agenda and the procurement process for new research projects as part of the programme. All interested potential bidders are welcome to attend - RISE encourages researchers from all disciplines, from education to anthropology and political science, to consider working on bids.

Venue: Lecture Theatre 1 and Forum, Blavatnik School of Government, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Oxford (OX2 6GG), UK - for more details on how to reach the School, see here.

Please contact rise@bsg.ox.ac.uk if you are interested in attending this meeting, stating whether you would also like to take part in the Ethiopia or Nigeria sessions.

If you are unable to attend in person, but are interested in the possibility of viewing the presentations and participating in discussions by web-link, please also contact the email address above. Please note that if you do choose to opt in to one of the Ethiopia or Nigeria sessions, you will be required to sign a non-disclosure code of conduct agreement on the day in order to participate.


Download the presentation from this event, with information about the motivation for research, programme overview and process for procurement.

Event Programme

Outline for the day

1.45pm Arrival and registration
2.00pm Technical set up for online participants
2.10pm Part I: Introduction and overview of the RISE Programme
3.10pm Break
3.30pm Part II: Research collaboration sessions (for Nigeria and Ethiopia)
4.15pm Part III: Break-out discussion opportunities
5.00pm Close