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IDS in the press

Global Disability Summit is full of opportunity and promise

24 Jul 2018
Professor Melissa Leach, Director of IDS, signed this letter along side other leading academics

Tobacco output finally breaks 1999/2000 level - The Financial Gazette

23 Jul 2018
Ian Scoones, of IDS, quoted in this article

Commonwealth Secretariat : Secretary-General arrives in South Africa for youth unemployment dialogue

12 Jul 2018
This dialogue, organised by Wilton Park, was in collaboration with the Institute of Development StudiesT


Nutrition leaders receive World Food Prize 2018

09 Jul 2018
Former IDS Director Lawrence Haddad, wins World Food Prize 2018

Child nutrition leaders to share World Food Prize

09 Jul 2018
Former IDS Director Lawrence Haddad, wins World Food Prize 2018
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Press Releases

IDS response to UK Prime Minister's speech in South Africa

28 Aug 2018
John Gaventa responds to UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s speech today in South Africa on UK aid.

IDS welcomes new UK government initiatives to improve lives of people with disabilities globally

24 Jul 2018
IDS researcher Mary Wickenden welcomes new UK government initiatives to help improve the economic opportunities as well as health and education outcomes for people with disabilities living in low and middle-income countries.

IDS response to Global Humanitarian Assistance Report 2018

19 Jun 2018
Response from Professor Melissa Leach to the Development Initiatives Global Humanitarian Assistance Report 2018 showing a stagnation in humanitarian spending and a reliance on few government donors.