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To support our members and the wider Development Studies community, we engage in a broad range of activities like conferences, thematic workshops and meetings, online talks, publications, our own academic journal, and mentoring of young researchers. We are also part of larger research projects. Here we share our latest news.

Recent News

In cooperation with the Center for Advanced Security, Strategic and Integration Studies (CASSIS) at Bonn University and the German Institute of… continue
Building on previous panels on emerging economies, democracies, and resistance movements, we take a holistic look at the long-lasting impacts on… continue

The cooperation between researchers and practitioners during different stages of the research process has the potential to benefit both society and…

In her recent commentary in our journal, the European Journal of Development Research (EJDR), Katja Bender from the International Center for… continue

Now available on YouTube: Launch Panel of EJDR Special Issue on Social Protection and Social Cohesion

In cooperation with the German Institute of Development and Sustainability

While there is substantial evidence of the effect of social protection on poverty, inequality and vulnerability, limited research has focused on… continue

News Archive

We are delighted to announce the successful accreditation of the Master in Development Studies (MDS) Programme at Centre for Samoan Studies, University of Samoa, by the IAC/EADI International…
The negotiations on a new agreement between the EU and the ACP-Countries (African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States) will start during the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union…
What are the key features of last year’s development consensus of the European Union? How have the EU’s role and its financial instruments changed over the years and what is the status implementing…
P Institute of Development Studies (IDS)
Response to range of new initiatives announced by UK government that will improve understanding of the factors that drive modern slavery and the worst forms of child labour
P Institute of Development Studies (IDS)
This September, IDS welcomes students from over forty countries to study one of our eight master's degrees in international development.