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Latest Jobs at IDS

Impact, Communications and Engagement Officer

This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role in supporting an international team of researchers and communication professionals in Sub-Saharan Africa, Sweden, USA and UK to implement a new, five-year, Research Programme Consortium on Agricultural Policy Research in Africa (APRA), funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID). The role will be based at the Institute of Development Studies. More details