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IDS in the press

Experts interpret for you: Using Google for Chinese-English translation

25 Sep 2015
Naila Kabeer is quoted in article about English-Chinese internet translation tools

Hot air or real hope? The radical potential of the SDGs

25 Sep 2015
Ian Scoones Huffington Post blog re-published

SDGs: Will they make a difference?

25 Sep 2015
Ian Scoones Huffington Post blog re-published

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Press Releases

Ambitious new global goals welcome but process and politics of implementation must remain inclusive

24 Sep 2015
IDS Director welcomes the universal ambitions of the SDGs, but says holding governments and the international community to account for delivery is critical.

Rising powers key to future of global sustainable development

22 Apr 2015
As intergovernmental negotiations around the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and discussions on future financing for development continue this week in New York, leading development experts from Brazil, China, India, and the UK are coming together in Beijing to discuss the role of the rising powers in defining and implementing a new era of global sustainable development.

New research reveals the unique contribution of volunteers in ending global poverty

17 Mar 2015
New research on the valuable, yet often understated, contribution of volunteers in the fight against poverty is being released today by VSO and the Institute of Development Studies (IDS).