The latest news and upcoming events The latest news and upcoming events

DEV Research Seminar - Wednesday 24th October

This Wednesday we welcome Kate Maclean, Birkbeck, University of London, to UEA in our upcoming DEV Research Seminar!   The ‘Emerging Middle Class’? Wealth, Information and...

DEV Research Seminar - Wednesday 17th October

This Wednesday we welcome Ola Abu Alghaib, Director of Global Influencing and Research at Leonard Cheshire, to UEA in our upcoming DEV Research Seminar!   Implications of Limited...

New Head of School - Prof. Laura Camfield

Professor Laura Camfield appointed Head of the UEA School of International Development Head of the UEA School of International Development - Prof Laura Camfield We are delighted to...

Working In Development Forum 2018

Registration is now open for our annual Working in Development Forum 2018! Thursday 22 February | 2-6pm | Julian Study Centre All DEV students are welcome to join this year's Working in...

Alternative Futures: India Unshackled by Ashish Kothari

Alternative Futures: India Unshackled by Ashish Kothari Tuesday 30 January | 3pm | QUEENS 0.17 Ashish Kothari discusses the contribution his new book makes to environmental justice...

DEV Spring Research Seminars

We are pleased to announce the beginning of our Spring Research Seminars. We have guests from all around the world to lead specialist seminars from development & microfinance to Humanitarian...

Yolanda Kakabadse – Blaikie Lecture on Politics of the Environment 2018

Yolanda Kakabadse: Environmental Agenda: Policy or Politics? Tuesday 6 February 2018 The Enterprise Centre Lecture Theatre at 6pm Free drinks reception to follow Free admission...

12 Mirrors Project: Chios

DEV's Dr Ludek Stavinoha has co-founded a new project entitled '12 Mirrors', which seeks to challenge the dominant representations of refugees and amplify the voices of those working on the...

New DEV Professors

The School of International Development is proud to announce the promotion of three of its faculty to professor. Congratulations to Professor Ben D'Exelle, Professor Roger Few and Professor...

'Shadow network' keeps communities safe from deadly volcano

New research led by DEV's Teresa Armijos shows that 'shadow networks' linking volunteers with authorities can help keep some of the millions of people living near dangerous volcanoes safer. The...

Refugee Week Collaboration with Strangers Hall

The School of International Development is collaborating with Strangers Hall in Norwich on Friday 23rd June to mark Refugee Week 2017 with an exhibition of photographs taken by residents in and...

'Class Dynamics of Development' - 20% discount

We are pleased to offer a 20% discount on the newly published 'Class Dynamics of Development', edited by Liam Campling, Satoshi Miyamura, Benjamin Selwyn and DEV's Jonathan Pattenden. Please see...

DEV student returns to Kenya to tackle social issues

DEV student Grace Muchunu is planning to return to Kenya upon completion of her MA International Development to help tackle social issues there. A recipient of the Chevening Scholarship, Grace is...

DEV wins Bronze in UEA Green Impact Awards 2017

DEV is proud to have picked up Bronze for the second year in a row in last week's UEA Green Impact Awards 2017. Congratulations go to MA Agriculture & Rural Development students...

DEV Success in SU Transforming Education Awards 2017

The School of International Development is proud to announce two category wins in last night's Student Union Transforming Education Awards. Professor Laura Camfield was recognised for her...

Stay Right Where You Are

If you’re thinking about Postgraduate study, UEA has a range of Postgraduate Scholarships available for entry in September 2017 across all subject areas. With a reputation for world-leading...

Prof Bruce Lankford's CV Workshop

Bruce Lankford's CV Workshop Thursday 4th May 5-6pm Arts 01.01   This is a rapid-fire interactive 1 hour session with Q&A that normally lasts about 20 mins...

Working in Communication for Development

Friday 12th May 10-11am Arts 01.01   Working in Communication for Development: Mary Myers Dr Mary Myers is a UK-based consultant with many years of experience in the...

DEV-X: Marion Molteno

Marion Molteno (Commonwealth prize-winning author; Save the Children UK; Child to Child Trust) Wednesday 26 April 1-2pm Congregation Hall 0.13 Marion Molteno  has worked...

Dr Maren Duvendack debunks microfinance

DEV's Dr Maren Duvendack undertook a systematic review of the evidence surrounding microfinance, a form of credit provision often touted as a remedy for poverty in the developing world. Her report,...