News & Blogs
African leaders must seize the initiative on global tax reforms29 Jan 2014
As leaders gather together at the African Union summit, new analysis from the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) recommends that they must seize the initiative on tax reform and not wait for richer countries to implement proposed changes from last year's G8 and G20 summits.
Professor Melissa Leach to assume leadership of the Institute of Development Studies, UK05 Dec 2013
The Institute of Development Studies (IDS) has announced today that its Board of Trustees have appointed Professor Melissa Leach as the next Director of the Institute replacing Lawrence Haddad.
New report positions unpaid care work as a major human rights issue01 Oct 2013
On Monday 7 October, ActionAid International, Institute of Development Studies, and Oxfam will host the UK launch of the UN Special Rapporteur’s report on unpaid care and women’s human rights.
BLOG: The German energy transition - Fast forward or back to square one?Friday 7 Mar 2014
By Wilfried Lütkenhorst and Anna Pegels
BLOG: Working with creativity to empower women and childrenFriday 7 Mar 2014
By Vivienne Benson
BLOG: The Double Burden of Malnutrition in SE Asia and PacificThursday 6 Mar 2014
By Lawrence Haddad
BLOG: Inspiring teaching for a new generation of policy makers - International Women’s DayThursday 6 Mar 2014
By guest blogger Natalie Jeffers
BLOG: Inspiring change on International Women's Day - let's de-ghettoize women's rights the unruly wayThursday 6 Mar 2014
By Mariz Tadros
IDS in the press
Climate change unites fishermen in Kutch, SundarbansFriday 7 Mar 2014
The Post report on the STEPS Centre project on climate-induced uncertainties
Convention on biological diversityFriday 7 Mar 2014
The Convention on biological diversity write about the STEPS Centre project on climate-induced uncertainties
The Daily Climate: AdaptationFriday 7 Mar 2014
The Daily Climate report on the STEPS Centre project on climate-induced uncertainties