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Call for expression of interest in multi-country research programme

The role of Social Capital in urban fragile and conflict-affected contexts

Call for expression of interest in multi-country research programme
The role of Social Capital in urban fragile and conflict-affected contexts

With funding from Irish Aid, Concern is embarking on a multi-annual research project examining social capital in urban settings of Haiti and Somalia. 

Concern invites international research partners to submit an expression of interest in leading this research programme over a period of three years.  

This research aims to generate learning and evidence on the role of social capital in urban settings and fragile and conflict-affected contexts. The purpose is to inform Concern’s approach to strengthening individual and community resilience, including to conflict-related shocks; enhance social cohesion and positive peace outcomes; inform programme adaptation and development; influence national government and donor policy, and contribute to scientific knowledge. 

Expressions of Interest must be submitted by Monday, 6th November 2023 at 12.00 Noon Irish Standard Time / GMT + 1. Applications should be sent via email to michelle.kearns@concern.net 

Research Programme Overview

Objective

This research aims to generate learning and evidence on the role of social capital in urban settings and FCACs. The purpose is to inform Concern’s approach to strengthening individual and community resilience, including to conflict-related shocks; enhance social cohesion and positive peace outcomes; inform programme adaptation and development; influence national government and donor policy and contribute to scientific knowledge.  

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