The RECIRCULATE programme comprises of five interlinked work-packages (WPs) to empower our partners to deliver high-quality research and innovation in Africa.Each of these work packages is framed around specific objectives that are designed to:Work together to contribute to the overall objectives of the project;Be flexible enough to allow research approaches to be refined and developed over the project lifecycle in response to the needs of our partners and research challenges.Through our research, we support new partnership-based approaches to enable African researchers to grow transformational impact through (i) working with, in and for their communities and (ii) developing robust, durable and equitable partnerships with UK researchers.