This year's Annual Review is a special one marking our 50th anniversary. While celebrating five decades of engaging, learning and transforming, the IDS Annual Review 2016 provides an overview of our values, work and approach, together with reflections from our Director on how far we have come and where we are heading.

Our networks, students and alumni

Discover how we are strengthening our strategic partnerships in research and mutual learning, and supporting the next generation of development leaders to fulfil their potential and help achieve positive and transformative change for everyone, everywhere.

Our impact

Read about our key areas of focus and how we are contributing to transformations that reduce inequalities, accelerate sustainability and build inclusive and secure societies.

A new strategy for a post-2015 world

At IDS we know that we cannot afford to be complacent. Our world is one of rapid change, contradictions and uncertainties, and major interconnected challenges, which look set to intensify into the future.

Find out about how IDS will meet the defining challenges of our era in the IDS Strategy 2015-20 ‘Engaged Excellence for Global Development’.