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Understanding Ebola: Launch of the Ebola Response Anthropology Platform - Liberia | ReliefWeb

Thursday 27 Nov 2014
IDS news story on launch of Ebola Response Anthropology Platform is republished by ReliefWeb

Africa: Peak Youth - Seizing the Moment

Thursday 27 Nov 2014
AllAfrica republishes IRIN news story on recent UNFPA report which includes comments from IDS Researchers Pauline Oosterhoff and Deepta Chopra

Delhi’s waste site story - SciDev.Net Sub-Saharan Africa

Thursday 27 Nov 2014
STEPS Centre cited in SciDev.net news story on Delhi waste site

IRIN Français | « Pic de jeunes » - saisir le moment | Monde | Economie | Démocratie et gouvernance | Santé et nutrition

Thursday 27 Nov 2014
IRIN Francais republishes IRIN news story on recent UNFPA report which includes comments from IDS Researchers Pauline Oosterhoff and Deepta Chopra

Including people with disabilities in emergency relief efforts | Africa NewsWire

Thursday 27 Nov 2014
IDS briefing on including people with disabilities in emergency relief efforts is reported in Africa Newswire

U.S. lacks commitment to end hunger and undernutrition - Humanosphere

Thursday 27 Nov 2014
US poor performance on Hunger and Nutrition Commitment Index for Donors cited in Humanosphere
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UK tops rankings for tackling hunger and undernutrition

19 Nov 2014
Latest findings from Hunger and Nutrition Commitment Donor Index (HANCI) show that the UK has topped the rankings and is making a clear effort in the fight against hunger and undernutrition.

John Gaventa appointed as new Director of Research at the Institute of Development Studies

06 Oct 2014
Professor John Gaventa, former Chair of Oxfam GB and thought leader on power and participation, will be joining the new Senior Leadership Team at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) in the UK as their Director of Research.

New global tax dataset offers unprecedented opportunity for international comparability in government revenue, especially in developing countries

08 Sep 2014
Weak internationally comparable data on government revenues has long held back advances in both research and government policy - especially in developing countries. Now, a new global dataset on government revenues, developed by the International Centre for Tax and Development (ICTD) based at the Institute of Development Studies (UK), will allow for more reliable, and comparable cross-country tax research.

Failure of governments and development agencies to work more effectively with business could leave millions living in poverty

11 Mar 2014
Business leaders, international charities and development agencies will be urged tomorrow at the launch of a new Business and Development research centre to explore new ways to work together to fight global poverty.