IDS in the press
Slum informal workers deprived of drinking water, sanitary latrine26 Mar 2015
The findings of the research titled ‘Informal Work and Wellbeing in Urban Areas’ were disseminated on Sunday at a city hotel. The study was conducted by IDS, UK in collaboration with BRAC Institute of Governance & Development (BIGD) and ActionAid Bangladesh.
Rising powers are committed to making Sustainable Development Goals a reality26 Mar 2015
Hannah Corbet blog about rising powers commitment to SDGs is re-published on AllAfrica.com
Ebola: the 21st century plague?26 Mar 2015
Melissa Leach is mentioned in article on PhamaTimes.com about Ebola
Book review: The Politics of Green Transformations26 Mar 2015
Positive review of Melissa Leach, Ian Scoons and Peter Newell book 'The Politics of Green Transformations' on EnvironmentGuru.com
Improving Access to Development Research From IDS and Beyond26 Mar 2015
Carol Smithyes blog about IDS' milestone achievement of one million downloads from open access digital library of development research re-posted on AllAfrica
Michael Faber obituary26 Mar 2015
Former IDS Director, Michael Faber obituary published in The Guardian
New research reveals the unique contribution of volunteers in ending global poverty17 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).
New initiative calls for radical rethink of international development25 Feb 2015
The global response to the ongoing Ebola crisis in West Africa has highlighted the failings of governments, international organisations and other development bodies, including non-governmental organisations (NGOs), to build strong, resilient societies, according to an IDS initiative launched today.
UK tops rankings for tackling hunger and undernutrition19 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.