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Your international development summer reading starts here

18 Aug 2016 This is a selection of books and publications from IDS Researchers which encompass a wide range of themes in development studies from IDS' 50 year history. More details

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Ground-breaking new research informs Ghana’s national plan of action on domestic violence

17 Aug 2016 Nearly one in three women and one in five men are experiencing domestic violence in Ghana and young people are most at risk, says a new study released today. More details

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John Gaventa contributes to inequality discussion alongside Joseph Stiglitz at World Congress of Political Science

09 Aug 2016 Research Director, John Gaventa, responds to presentation on inequality by Joseph Stiglitz at World Congress on Political Science in Poznan More details

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New initiative enables engagement with open data in agriculture and nutrition

03 Aug 2016 New initiative launched to support global efforts to make agricultural and nutritionally relevant data available More details
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Exploring the state, market and society triad for a new development era

20 Jul 2016 The IDS 50th anniversary conference ‘States, Markets and Society’ brought together over 200 academics, donors, policymakers, NGOs, civil society activists and alumni from across the world to IDS in Brighton. More details

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Centre for Social Protection newsletter 35

11 Jul 2016 Welcome to the thirty fifth Centre for Social Protection newsletter. The 'talking point' in this edition is responsible graduation. More details

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Ethiopia, Kombolcha, Amhara Region. A group of women spread coffee beans out to dry at a cooperative that supports women with financial loans.

IDS partnership boosts gender mainstreaming ‘from the field’

04 Jul 2016 As part of a two-phase initiative that began in 2013, IDS helped WFP to develop and implement ‘Innovations from the field’ – a participatory action learning programme to capture, share and embed successful innovations for gender mainstreaming across the organisation. More details

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Looking back to look forward - defining a new era of development

04 Jul 2016 IDS reflects on the past 50 years of development and looks forward to the next 50 years. More details

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