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World Water Day: we need to talk about inequality as well as waste
On World Water Day, there is an urgent call for the global community to stop water waste and focus efforts on improving water quality. While much of the debate on water quality has been very technical, IDS and the ESRC STEPS Centre have tried to inject social science perspectives and call for focus<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/rvcaiSW9vJE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 03:46:00 PDT
Sussex ranked first in world for development studies
Development studies at Sussex which includes IDS’ postgraduate research and teaching programmes, regains top spot in world ranking.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/VpKFDoOK8vM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 07:16:00 PST
Women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work
Lack of essential public services must be tackled in order for women’s economic empowerment to be achieved. This is the message that IDS researchers will stress when they attend the 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women in New York.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/B52tLscDUOM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 04:49:00 PST
Being bold for change on International Women’s Day
On 8 March 2017, we not only celebrate International Women’s Day, but thirty years of our Gender and Development Masters course. Find out what our inspirational students are doing to #BeBoldForChange.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/Bjtj3Ly7ufs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 04:41:00 PST
Social relationships are at the heart of knowledge for development
Launched today is The Social Realities of Knowledge for Development, an edited collection of articles, bringing to the fore the importance of relationships and networks throughout the process of research impact.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/v9TuCpvX5-U" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 01:00:00 PST
UK aid and research funding is helping to transform lives in Bangladesh, MPs told
The UK’s long standing partnership with Bangladesh’s research and development community has been absolutely critical to the country’s remarkable progress over the last forty years. This is what NGO leaders and academics told Whitehall officials and MPs.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/BlePSWhH98E" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 02:34:00 PST
IDS and Bangladeshi organisations reaffirm partnerships to tackle global poverty
IDS has signed a series of new agreements with Bangladesh partners including BRAC, James P Grant School of Public Health (JPGSH) and the BRAC Institute of Governance and Development (BIGD).<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/88rnNPhxjIg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 05:11:00 PST
Students receive award for ideas to address online sexual violence
On Valentine's Day two teams of students from IDS and University of Sussex were awarded for their inspiring ideas on how to tackle sexual violence.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/1aFU0Io6AQ4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:47:00 PST
IDS alum finalist in Nigerian Alumni Awards 2017
IDS alum Bolaji Abdullahi has been selected as a finalist for the British Council Alumni Awards 2017 in Nigeria under the Social Impact category, for his work on educational reforms in Nigeria.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/v1haapTBFd8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 05:08:00 PST
New insights on global sex education in our digital era
New research on sex education in the digital era highlights the urgent need for greater digital literacy skills for both sex educators and young people.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/-w4LF165qXk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:26:00 PST
Going Open Access sees big jump in people reading IDS Bulletin
The IDS Bulletin, was re-launched as a open access journal in January 2016. The re-launch saw the production of the publication brought back in-house and a new purpose-built website was launched which would host all new issues as well as the entire archive. One year later, statistics show a huge jum<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/gVMmWMzENM0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 07:52:00 PST
Winter Graduation 2017 #IDSGrad
IDS celebrated winter graduation with 48 Masters students and four Doctoral researchers, all of whom returned to Brighton to receive their certificates from IDS Director Melissa Leach and the University of Sussex Chancellor Sanjeev Patel.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/Jo5NMtf3Z3A" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 03:10:00 PST
Mobilising social science for humanitarian action – Launch of online platform
Launched today is the Social Science in Humanitarian Action: A Communication for Development Platform. This platform, developed in partnership between IDS and UNICEF with support from Anthrologica, is an online resource which aims to establish networks of social scientists to rapidly provide insight<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/GNYDd7sb_7w" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 10:57:00 PST
Centre for Social Protection newsletter 37
Welcome to the thirty seventh issue of the Centre for Social Protection Newsletter. The 'talking point' in this edition is financing social protection'.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/ts_f1s1HR_8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 05:18:00 PST
Vote for your favourite idea to emerge from the Sex, Rights and Pleasure Lab
We invite you to share and like your favourite concept via YouTube. On 10 February 2017 we will collate the number of views and likes and the one with the highest number will win a prize.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/2iWPUocPRRo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 08:54:00 PST
IDS ranked in top five of international development think tanks
IDS and University of Sussex recognised for high quality research and learning on international development in 10th edition of 2016 Global Go to Think Tank Index<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/JHYF_DQCmDo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 01:11:00 PST
Universal health coverage and the end of Africa's boom
A new IDS Rapid Response briefing examines what this means for universal health coverage in Africa and for achieving the United Nations Global Goal 3.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/D_DPPCEF-3U" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 03:56:00 PST
South Africa tops new Hunger and Nutrition Commitment Index - Africa
South Africa ranks highest in the first Hunger and Nutrition Commitment Index – Africa (HANCI-Africa) launched today.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/dli2NNb81CA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 02:00:00 PST
Welcome to our first short course participants of 2017!
We’re delighted to welcome a wonderfully diverse group of participants to our first short courses of 2017: impact evaluation and participatory action research.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/JW89-C4TTWQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:20:00 PST
50th Anniversary Short Story Competition 2016 - Read the stories
Read the winning five short stories which in our recent 50th Anniversary short story competition.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/hEaF3MvuSbM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 08:02:00 PST
Picturing Inclusive CLTS Photo Competition
Inclusive CLTS Photo Competition - looking for photos that illustrate inclusive CLTS, highlight good practice, depict innovative programming and the need to ‘reach the one in everyone’.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/enLiIGmSYRk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 01:51:00 PST
IDS Students predict the development trends for 2017
As an eventful 2016 draws to a close, MA students studying at IDS take stock and predict the 2017 development trends.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/-nm77-kaBdk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 05:18:00 PST
New “BRICS in International Development” book lauded in Beijing
“BRICS in International Development”, published earlier this year by the Centre for Rising Powers and Global Development and Palgrave was lauded by former World Bank Chief Economist and Vice President, Justin Lin at the inaugural Global Research Consortium on Economic Structural Transformation (GReC<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/d1NHoteEnfY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sun, 18 Dec 2016 21:23:00 PST
50th Anniversary Short Story Competition 2016 – The Results
As part of its 50th anniversary celebrations, IDS ran a short story competition open to staff, students, alumni and organisational partners with a story to tell about development.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/NoQMRrvlZSE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 03:37:00 PST
IDS Bulletin explores approaches to re-balance states-markets-society triad
Articles in a new IDS Bulletin suggest that the over-dominance of market forces over government, business and civil society accounts for many of today’s development challenges, and suggest a rebalancing of the current states–markets–society triad.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/_JKhUWApF7A" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 02:06:00 PST
IDS defends UK research – Letter to The Times
IDS responds robustly to accusations made in The Times newspaper.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/ll3hZnVPY-k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 02:25:00 PST
IDS PhD students share learning around the globe
As part of their study programme, IDS PhD researchers are making the most of the opportunity to learn from academic experts at international events.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/QoVjU9gj4Q4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:33:00 PST
Innovative Research Helps Rwanda Raise $9m in Tax Revenue
For the first time, a study has been carried out in Africa, generating important research findings and helping to raise an additional $9 million USD in tax revenue for Rwanda.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/W9J1R7VduDM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PST
IDS contributes to first High-Level Report on Women’s Economic Empowerment
Unique evidence from IDS and partners incorporated into the first High Level Report on Women’s Economic Empowerment highlights the centrality of unpaid care work to women’s economic empowerment and their opportunities in the world of work.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/XpvCKphweF4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 01:39:00 PST
Challenges and opportunities for inclusive and sustainable WASH
CLTS has spread rapidly over the last 16 years and is now present in over 60 different countries. However recent research shows that more thinking and action is needed to ensure that sanitation efforts are sustainable and inclusive. A new book, entitled Sustainable Sanitation for All, examines how C<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/IDS_Newsfeed/~4/8XCkgQiOGVg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 04:02:00 PST