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Alice Webb

Digital Knowledge Coordinator

Alice Webb works closely with the Knowledge, Impact and Policy team, providing research uptake and project support for knowledge exchange and open data projects. Alice’s academic background is in languages and literature, and she is interested in creating compelling and accessible stories from international development research.



Where are the data ethicists?

With increasing time pressures and a need to validate assumptions, there is growing concern that sound data ethics are seen as a luxury but as a recent discussion at IDS concluded, good data ethics are essential if research is to have meaningful impact.

24 November 2017


Alice Webb’s recent work


Knowledge, Impact and Policy

The Knowledge, Impact and Policy (KIP) team leads and supports programme and project knowledge mobilisation, policy analysis and research uptake and communications. This creative and experienced team seeks to work in collaboration with internal and external partners from the...


Open data initiatives: what has GODAN Action learnt so far?

From 19 to 23 March, IDS representatives will be taking part in a series of activities to reflect on promoting the use of open data in the agriculture and nutrition sectors, as partners in the GODAN (Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition) Action project funded by the UK's Department for...

20 March 2018