We live in times of rapid change, facing urgent and complex challenges from climate change to accelerating uncertainty. You can be part of the global leading development studies research institute to bring actionable and positive change. You can make a difference.
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Expand your understanding of the global climate crisis and the role of policy makers in finding sustainable solutions.
Develop your knowledge of the global challenges shaping societies and how to approach inequality, sustainability and security with creativity and confidence.
Build an advanced understanding of the complex relationship between food and development including critical issues such as sustainable food chains and agri-food technology.
Explore the fundamentals of feminist theory and how to enhance policy and programming for gender equality.
Learn how business shapes development and influences equity in societies globally.
Build your critical and analytical skills on political change, how public authority is created and exercised, and how policy is implemented across state and non-state organisations.
Deepen your knowledge of the drivers of poverty and effective policy and programming responses.
Explore the challenges of power relations, participation and citizen engagement with a work-based learning and action research course to engage critically with change processes at various levels.
Learn the conceptual and constructive skills to contribute effectively to the UN's adopted 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Be a part of shaping the future of development studies, realise your potential to transform the world and tap into a wealth of learning from a community inspired for change.
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