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IDD is pleased to announce a new suite of on-campus programmes for 2018-19. These are designed to develop skills and capacity in international development, post-conflict reconstruction, politics, public sector management and environmental governance in developing and transitional economies. Studying in IDD is truly an international experience and our curriculum is informed by our research and policy advice. Programmes offer flexibility and include either a study tour or individual fieldwork.
Our range of taught on-campus Masters degrees offers highly flexible programmes with a wide choice of specialisms.
Study from anywhere in the world with practitioners in government, civil society and the private sector as well as with people new to development.
Posted 23 March 2018
We're delighted to announce that an IDD graduate from 2017 has been awarded one of two dissertation prizes by the UK Development Studies Association. Bushra Rehman undertook the MSc International Development (Conflict, Security and Development) and produced a dissertation on 'The intersection of gender and disability in exacerbating poverty in displacement settings: Jordan as a case study'.
Professor Nic Cheeseman writes for The Conversation: Claims about Cambridge Analytica's role in elections in Nigeria and Kenya have been overstated. In the last few days, Cambridge Analytica, which claims to use data to change behaviour including that of voters, has been accused of breaching Facebook rules in its efforts to collect personal data.
How do armed conflicts influence crime? While previous studies have identified a mutually reinforcing "cycle" between armed conflict and crime, our knowledge about the precise conditions under which rebellion shapes criminal behaviour during conflict remains limited.
Posted 15 March 2018
At this seminar event, the author, Ed Laws, presented the main findings of the report.
New Textbook on Disability and International Development
A close up look at the social networks of Lake Victoria’s fisherfolk
Sustaining community-based Payments for Ecosystem Services: Lessons from fieldwork on Mikoko Pamoja in Kenya
IDD Hosts Researching Africa Day 2017
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