Outcome Mapping Learning Community Summer School 

OMLC are holding a 4-day training event exploring the principles of outcome-based approaches for effective monitoring, evaluation and learning in complex change processes from 2nd to 5th July 2019 in Belgium. Find more details on the Mesh Training opportunities for Community Engagement page.

Revealing Global Attitudes to Science & Health: 19 June 2019 

The results of the inaugural ‘Wellcome Global Monitor’, a global study into how over 140,000 people from over 140 countries feel about science and health challenges, are being revealed at an event in Washington DC, USA on 19 June 2019. If you would like to attend the event or live stream it online, please click here to register. More details about the event here

NEW! Taking it to the Next Level: How can we generate leadership and develop practice in engagement?

Strong leadership and greater capacity is required for community engagement to reach its full potential and engage as many diverse communities with science as possible. In October 2018, the Wellcome Trust International Engagement Workshop brought together key practitioners, leaders and stakeholders from across Africa and Asia to explore the issue. Discover the new resources here.

Realist Review of Community Engagement

REAL – Realist Review of Community Engagement is reviewing evidence around community and public engagement with global health research. Over the next 18 months the review aims to explore how and why engagement works to improve health research and to promote ethical research practice. The review begins with a focus on engagement in malaria research. Find out more here.

Theme area: Engagement around Epidemic Response and Preparedness

A new theme area has launched on Mesh, which brings together resources related to engagement before, during and after an epidemic occurs. It features documents that offer high-level justification for why engagement is important in an epidemic situation, as well as practical guides and tools on how to implement engagement activities in these circumstances. Explore the new area here.