Research Projects

CONSULTATION ON COMMUNITIES OF PRACTICE FOR TRANSDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AND ACTION IN CLIMATE CHANGE AND HEALTH IN ASIA (CoP)
CoE-SISU
Year: 2022 - 2023
Organaisation: BRAC JPGSPH
Climate Change Transdisciplinary Research Health Systems

PI: Dr Mrittika Barua

Coordinator: Saima Mahjabeen, Senior Research Associate

Objective:• To understand how relevant stakeholders across research, policy, implementation, affected communities and supporting organizations in Asia can be better supported to shape, undertake, and use transdisciplinary research, and advance action in climate and health (i.e., barriers and opportunities).

• To identify what a Community of Practice for transdisciplinary research and action in Climate and Health should focus on in each region.
• To consult stakeholders on what mechanisms and activities work, and don’t work, to deliver a successful CoP.
• To consult the communities on existing networks that might be relevant, and the ideal approach to strengthening, supporting and/or developing a Community of Practice for Climate and Health in each region

Methodology: Mixed method

Donor: Wellcome Trust

Partner: Quicksand Design Studio PVT Limited, India; Consortium of partners: Empatika in Indonesia, Curiosity Design Research in the Philippines, and Beyond Group in Lebanon and Jordan.