Here you can find all research workshops under Researcher Links and the Newton Fund. The workshops give researchers the opportunity to form new international connections.

If you are an early-career researcher based in the UK or the partner country you can apply for a grant to participate.

Increased food security through improved postharvest systems using renewable and sustainable energy for rural communities

  • Dates of workshop: 4-8 September 2017
  • Location: Stellenbosch, South Africa 
  • Application deadline: 16 July 2017
  • Programme: Newton Fund Researcher Links 
  • Eligibility and further information can be found here 

Smart Technology for Fighting Zika-Virus Epidemics – remotely and highly distributed sensed data, analytics and visual sensing of micro-macro environment health welfare

  • Dates of workshop: 10-13 September 2017
  • Location: Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil 
  • Application deadline: 30 June 2017
  • Programme: Newton Fund Researcher Links 
  • Eligibility and further information can be found here

Translating knowledge into innovation: exploring the potential of biological soft matter science in agrifood challenges

  • Dates of workshop: 14-18 August 2017
  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil 
  • Application deadline: 21 July 2017 
  • Programme: Newton Fund Researcher Links 
  • Eligibility and further information can be found here 

Inequalities or State Capacity? Making the Brazilian Economy Work for Everyone

  • Dates of workshop: 13–15 September 2017
  • Location: Brasilia, DF, Brazil
  • Application deadline: 31 June 2017
  • Programme: Newton Fund Researcher Links 
  • Eligibility and further information can be found here 

Workshop on Increasing Climate Resilience of Urban Infrastructure 

  • Date of workshop: 15-17 January 2018
  • Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   
  • Application deadline: 14 September 2017
  • Programme: Newton Fund Researcher Links 
  • Eligibility and further information can be found here

India-UK Workshop on Thermoelectric Materials for Waste-Heat Harvesting

  • Date of workshop: 8-10 January 2018
  • Location: Bangalore, India   
  • Application deadline: 1 September 2017
  • Programme: Newton Fund Researcher Links 
  • Eligibility and further information can be found here.

Translating Clean Energy Research to Rural India

  • Date of workshop: 4-8 September 2017
  • Location: IISER Pune, India   
  • Application deadline: 23 June 2017
  • Programme: Newton Fund Researcher Links 
  • Eligibility and further information can be found here.

Present Status and Horizon Scanning of Sustainable Aquatic Resource Development 

  • Date of workshop: 12-14 September 2017
  • Location: Felipe Carrillo Puerto, Mexico   
  • Application deadline: 30 June 2017 
  • Programme: Newton Fund Researcher Links 
  • Eligibility and further information can be found here.

Heritage Refurbishment Assessment Scheme 

  • Date of workshop: 14-18 August 2017 
  • Location: Penang, Malaysia 
  • Application deadline: 23 June 2017 
  • Programme: Newton Fund Researcher Links 
  • Eligibility and further information can be found here

Low- and Non-Pt Catalysts for Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells

  • Date of workshop: 6-8 September 2017
  • Location: Nanjing, China
  • Application deadline: 30 June 2017
  • Programme: Newton Fund Researcher Links
  • Eligibility and further information can be found here 

Emission Control and Sustainable Energy in Green Port Development 

  • Date of workshop: 27-29 October 2017
  • Location: Dalian, China
  • Application deadline: 15 July 2017
  • Programme: Newton Fund Researcher Links
  • Eligibility and further information can be found here.  

Towards Universal Health Coverage (UHC) - promoting and responding to Maternal, Neonatal, Child and Adolescent Health (MNCAH)

  • Date or workshop: 18-22 September 2017 
  • Location: Johannesburg/Pretoria, South Africa
  • Application deadline: 30 June 2017
  • Programme: Newton Fund Researcher Links
  • Eligibility and further information can be found here 

Workshop on Offshore Wind and Wave Energy for Turkey

  • Date or workshop: 11-14 September 2017 
  • Location: Ankara, Turkey
  • Application deadline: 30 June 2017
  • Programme: Newton Fund Researcher Links
  • Eligibility and further information can be found here.