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Roz Price

Research Officer

Roz joined IDS in 2017. She is a researcher with an interest in climate change issues, especially around climate finance, climate-resilient development and water resources. She works for the K4D, supporting learning and the use of evidence to improve the impact of development policy and programmes for DFID. She also works for the GSDRC on governance, humanitarian response and conflict issues, providing support to DFAT and EC advisors.

As part of the K4D team, she helps time-pressured decision-makers working in development better understand, interpret and apply evidence, providing rapid reviews of available evidence. Previous subjects include climate change and stability, youth employment, clean energy and climate change and gender.

Roz previously worked as a researcher for the Commonwealth Secretariat on climate finance issues, disaster preparation and response, and climate resilience. She has worked for both research institutes and intergovernmental organisations and has also done research on climate risk profiling, environmental change and energy policy. She has worked in the field of climate change and international development for the last 6 years and has worked in Kenya, Kiribati, Samoa and Solomon Islands. She has a MSc in Climate Change and Policy from the University of Sussex.



Climate Justice Scoping Study

This study, commissioned by the International Development Research Centre, identified gaps and future entry points for Southern-led research on climate justice. The study was framed around the concept of transformative climate justice, reflecting the need to bridge gaps between climate justice...


K4D Learning Products

K4D produces a variety of Learning Products to support and enhance learning and update alongside the Helpdesk Reports. The majority of these are commissioned through Learning Journeys although some are to support individual events such as professional development conferences, or...


K4D COVID-19 Resource Hub

The K4D COVID-19 Resource Hub brings together learning across DFID and the UK Government to support their fight against COVID-19 and its consequences.




K4D’s Work Around Climate Change and Related Issues

K4D Helpdesk Report

This report provides an illustrative overview of the Knowledge, Evidence and Learning for Development (K4D) programme's work from October 2016 until May 2021 connected to climate change. Given the breadth of K4D reports that touch on climate change (or related issues), this report has taken a...

19 January 2022

Roz Price’s recent work