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Lewis Small

Editorial Coordinator


Lewis Small is Editorial Coordinator in the Knowledge, Impact and Policy Cluster at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS).

He has worked for seven years in publishing and communications, with the last three in academic publishing at IDS. He is responsible for the editorial production of all non-series (project) publications, and supports the production of IDS series publications, including its gold open access journal the IDS Bulletin.

Since joining IDS Lewis has worked on a wide range of programmes and projects, including but not limited to: Knowledge, Evidence and Learning for Development (K4D); the Social Science in Humanitarian Action Platform (SSHAP); Better Assistance in Crises (BASIC) Research; Covid Collective Research Platform; Covid-19 Responses for Equity (CORE) Knowledge Translation Support; Child Labour: Action-Research-Innovation in South and South-Eastern Asia (CLARISSA); Action for Empowerment and Accountability (A4EA), and Irish Aid.

He holds a BA in English and Media, Communications and Culture from the University of Keele, and an MA in Anthropology from the University of Sussex.



Covid-19 Responses for Equity (CORE) Knowledge Translation Support

This knowledge translation project aims to increase the visibility, support and uptake of research generated by IDRC’s cohort of CORE research projects, to foster evidence-based policymaking for response to and recovery from the socio-economic impacts of Covid-19.


The Impact Initiative

Six year initiative that seeks to maximise the impact of research funded by the ESRC-FCDO Strategic Partnership.