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09 August 2019
UK joins forces with international experts to tackle global challenges
UK joins forces with international experts to tackle global challenges

UK researchers and innovators will work with counterparts across the planet to tackle global challenges such as Ebola outbreaks, the impact of subpolar ocean currents on global climate, and the effect of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on society and individuals’ happiness and wellbeing following a major funding announcement.

29 July 2019
Research England welcomes findings of independent review on UK university-investor links
Research England welcomes findings of independent review on UK university-investor links

Research England welcomes independent advice provided by Mike Rees on university-investor links in the UK, published in a review today.

26 July 2019
Research England publishes institution-level allocations for 2019-20
Research England publishes institution-level allocations for 2019-20

Research England has published further details on funding for individual higher education institutions (HEIs) for 2019-20.

10 July 2019
Research England investment of £221m attracts £500m for 11 state-of-the-art research facilities
Research England investment of £221m attracts £500m for 11 state-of-the-art research facilities

Research England is investing £221m in 11 brand new university research facilities across the UK that will support cutting-edge research and innovation in a wide range of specialist areas.

02 July 2019
Uplift for Research England Quality-related Research funding to support the Government's 2.4% commitment to R&D
Uplift for Research England Quality-related Research funding to support the Government's 2.4% commitment to R&D

Research England has published overall budgets for university research and knowledge exchange for the year 2019-20. Research England will invest an additional £91 million in funding for research and knowledge exchange in English universities for the year 2019-20, bringing the full investment for 2019-20 to nearly £2.2 billion.