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IDS researchers to speak at global tax conference at the UN

14 Feb 2018 IDS researchers are speaking about tax and gender equality and tax for better governance, at the first global conference of the Platform for Collaboration on Tax More details

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Agricultural development is the key to unlocking Zimbabwe’s recovery

08 Feb 2018 Prof Ian Scoones, IDS research fellow and co-director of the ESRC STEPS Centre, sets out the agricultural policies he believes must now be put in place in order to Zimbabwe’s agriculture and economy moving again. More details

Malnutrition is everyone’s problem argues latest IDS bulletin

05 Feb 2018 As one in three people are affected, and virtually every country on this planet is facing a serious public health challenge due to malnutrition, the latest IDS Bulletin calls for actors from across sectors to work together to tackle the global epidemic. More details

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IDS ranked in top two international development think tanks

02 Feb 2018 IDS celebrates top four ranking in Go To Global Think Tank Index More details

IDS and Sussex graduates encouraged to make positive change

23 Jan 2018 Last week IDS celebrated the graduation of 211 IDS Masters students and one PhD researcher. More details

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The IDS Bulletin – 50 years of development research

18 Jan 2018 Our flagship publication, the IDS Bulletin has reached 50 years’ continuous publication. The journal enjoys a reputation as one of the world’s leading open access development research publications and brings together the latest thinking and research from work shaped by IDS and its partners, in unique thematic issues that bridge academic, practice and policy discourse. More details


DevTrends 2018

08 Jan 2018 As the world faces unprecended global challenges, what priorities should development researchers, practitioners and policy makers be looking at in 2018? More details

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What should the priorities be for UK aid in 2018?

02 Jan 2018 With the world currently facing so many pressing global challenges, we asked researchers and students at IDS to share what they think the Secretary of State’s priorities for development should be in 2018. More details

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