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New F1000Research Gateway focuses on disease outbreaks

UNICEF | UN0216198 | Naftalin

F1000Research have recently announced the creation of a new Disease Outbreaks Gateway, to collect and share relevant research articles and non-peer reviewed documents related to major outbreaks. Juliet Bedford, Founder and Director of Anthrologica, has been contributing to the Gateway by submitting the latest resources from the Social Science for Humanitarian Action platform on Ebola. […]


Why social science matters for humanitarian action – and how we can mobilise it

We  could not be more excited to be involved in the launch of Social Science in Humanitarian Action: A Communication for Development Platform, a partnership between Institute of Development Studies and UNICEF, with support from Anthrologica. We hope it will pave the way for similar initiatives across the world. We live in an age when, tragically, […]


The social life of infectious diseases

Know the Facts! Ebola virus prevention poster

This story looks at how the ESRC STEPS Centre’s research on epidemics fed into responses to the Ebola outbreak in 2014, and the need for long-term work across disciplines to respond to infectious diseases. It is the first in a set of impact stories looking back at STEPS work over the past decade.

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