Professor Paul Cooke and Dr Lou Harvey awarded £100k of Global Challenges Research Funding (GCRF)
Professor Paul Cooke (School of Languages, Cultures and Societies) and Dr Lou Harvey (School of Education) have been awarded £100k of Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) Global Challenges Research Funding (GCRF).
This is part of GCRF distributed to English universities in receipt of quality-related funding, and projects must promote the economic development and welfare of developing countries as their main objective.
Professor Cooke and Dr Harvey's project is 'Supporting Vulnerable Children to become Youth Leaders in South Africa: Shaping the Future of the Isibindi Safe Park Model Nationally and Internationally'.
This will be a 6-month project carried out with co-investigator Sinethemba Makanya from the University of Witwatersrand.