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Latest IDS Alumni blog

Can African philanthropy support post-aid social accountability work?

20 Dec 2017
African NGOs and CSOs struggle for financial sustainability, partly as a result of uncertain external aid funding. Can African philanthropy step into the breach by supporting organisations which work on social accountability?

Latest Alumni news

Visiting a garment factory where the Ella Pad model is in place.

IDS alumnus Mamunur Rahman shortlisted for British Council award

17 Apr 2018 IDS and Sussex alumnus Mamunur Rahman has been shortlisted for a prestigious British Council Alumni Award in the South Asia regional Social Impact Category. The Award recognises the outstanding achievements of alumni with a UK higher education whose work has positively changed their society or community. More details