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Adolescence is an important stage of growth characterized by significant physical, cognitive, and emotional changes. Learning at this stage leads to a healthy or unhealthy adulthood.
A large population worldwide is affected by bipolar disorder and the heritability stands at around 80%.
Going beyond ‘context matters’: free webinar #5 on Organizational capacity for using knowledge in policy, 28 February 2017 When: 28 February 2017, 1-2.15pm GMT
INASP has started a new online course in Monitoring & Evaluation of e-Resource Use (MEERU) for librarians based in African countries.
Solid waste management is growing as a major problem in urban Sri Lanka with a rising population and rapid urbanization. The present system of open dumping has caused environmental and public health hazards, a research study has found. The research published in the NSBM Journal of Management, which is hosted on the INASP-supported Sri Lanka Journals Online platform (SLJOL), recommends the composting of organic matter as the most socio-economically viable method of waste management.
Going beyond ‘context matters’: #4 Management and processes to improve the use of knowledge in policy, free webinar, 17 January 2017
A recent research article that appears on Bangladesh Journals Online, established with support from INASP, shows that giving up unsustainable farming and adopting methods of conservation agriculture is beneficial both for the environment and the farmer's livelihood.
It is with great sadness that INASP learnt today that Agatha Kabugu has passed away. Agatha was Acting Director of Library Services at the University of Nairobi, where she had spent much of her career, and the current Treasurer of the Kenya Library and Information Services Consortium (KLISC). She also served as INASP’s country coordinator for many years.
Communication plays a vital role in modern workplaces and language is one of the tools for the communication. However, gender bias in communications still exists in the workplace and that hinders the process of accepting women as equal participants.
The annual meeting of INASP’s AuthorAID project will take place from 12-15 December 2016 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The meeting will be attended by AuthorAID project team members, associates and African partners that are embedding AuthorAID research-writing training into their institutions. The meeting will be hosted by the Tanzania Fisheries Research Institute (TAFIRI).