Alumni exchange

A place to learn, share and exchange knowledge on current challenges in your work or country. Share a perspective that you would like expert input on, or recommend a tool / process / paper / event that others may find help them in their work etc

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IDS values its diverse network of alumni, the majority of whom are working across the globe as development professionals

Posted on: 1 Oct 2018

Communication, By Joan M. Mas CC BY-NC 2.0

Writing a Policy Brief - guidance from IDS

Sharing the slides from the skills week workshop on 'writing a policy brief'

Posted on: 23 Aug 2016

Say for Development is an online platform to share development thoughts through articles, opinions,

Say for Development (an IDS student initiative) launches!

What are current IDS students up to?

Posted on: 12 Jul 2016

Mohamed Photo By Aymen Bettaleb: ‘Field’ [CC BY 2.0]

Mistakes, crises and research independence - recommended article

Interesting and useful article about the challenges of development research and fieldwork

Posted on: 4 May 2016

Photo by Yu Morita: 'Books of my livelihood'

PhDs online and past MA/MPhil dissertations available in BLDS

Online link to past PhDs and a list of available Masters' and MPhil dissertations held by BLDS

Posted on: 8 Apr 2016