UK-Iran Researcher Links gives early career researchers based in the UK and Iran the opportunity to form international connections through fully funded workshops and travel grants. Since 2015, British Council, Iran has supported four symposiums, benefiting over 50 post doctorate academics and facilitating UK-Iran research collaboration. Each workshop gives participants the opportunity to share knowledge, develop their research skills, learn about funding opportunities and network with the aim of establishing joint research projects.
UK-Iran Researcher Links workshops
Cities: past and future
The Cities: past and future workshop brought together early career post doctorate academics and experienced researchers from the UK and Iran.
Water resource management
Early career researchers and senior academics from the UK, Iran and the USA specialising in the field of water resource management, met in London to discuss water management challenges in their countries.
The international community continues to be affected by global health issues. We believe the best way to deal with these issues is through international collaboration in science and research.
Global Health, phase two
After the success of the UK-Iran Global Health Researcher Links workshop, early career and experienced global health researchers came together again to finalise joint research proposals.
The British Council is keen for more collaboration in the field of mental health. This three-day workshop will bring together early career and experienced researchers to discuss key issues.
South Asia Water Initiative
This symposium will bring together UK and South Asian policy-makers, researchers and beneficiaries to discuss water resource management.