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Ebola: Behind the headines - Roundtable discussion

Ebola: behind the headlines Medical, social and policy issues Roundtable discussion with presentations from practitioners and academics Thursday 9 th October 17:00 – 19:00 ...

DEV PhD graduate has two articles published

Having been awarded a PhD from the School of International Development in July 2014, Aidy Halimanjaya has now seen two of her articles published. Aidy had a peer-reviewed...

Peter Lloyd-Sherlock presents at the University of Tsukuba, Japan

DEV's Peter Lloyd-Sherlock presented at the International Symposium of Challenges and Opportunities for Global Ageing Across Borders, which took place on Saturday 27th September at the University...

Special 40th anniversary issue of JPS features article by Catherine Locke

DEV's Catherine Locke has had an article published in the 40th anniversary special of the Journal of Peasant Studies. The article was produced by Catherine and ex-postgraduate research...

Maren Duvendack presents paper at the Meta-Analysis Colloquium in Greece

DEV's Maren Duvendack presented a paper at the Meta-Analysis Colloquium in Greece last week. The systematic review was funded by DFID and co-authored with Edward Anderson, Lucio Esposito and...

Student book review published in the Journal of International Development

DEV Postgraduate Researcher Ines Ferreira had a book review published in the Journal of International Development. The review of the book, "The Role of Elites in Economic...

Bereket Kebede presents paper at the Economic Science Association (ESA) European Meeting

DEV's Bereket Kebede presented a paper at the Economic Science Association (ESA) European Meeting held between the 3rd and 6th September 2014 in Prague, Czech Republic

Four postgraduate students have articles published on research methods

Postgraduate research students Rodd Myers, Mark Tebboth, Carole White and Will Monteith have had articles about research methods published in SAGE Research Cases. Rodd Myers shows...

Book review by DEV Postgraduate Researcher published

A DEV Postgraduate Researcher's book review has been published online in the Journal of Integrative Environmental Sciences

Husband and wife celebrate PhD success in DEV

Married couple Juliet and Tony Colman both received their PhD from DEV at the same time - an unusual scenario, but one they believe helped with their achievements.

The role of celebrities in mediating distant suffering: Research by Dr Martin Scott covered in the Independent

Dr Martin Scott's research into the effect of celebrities in cultivating a cosmopolitan engagement with distant suffering was covered in an article by The Independent.

Dr Vasudha Chhotray convenes research panel in Zurich

Vasudha Chhotray convened a panel on "Certifications of citizenship- the history, politics and materiality of identity documents" at the biennial conference of the European Association for South...

DEV student research on the Indonesian rattan export ban published

An upcoming issue of the Journal of Forest Policy and Economics will publish an article by postgraduate research student  Rodd Myers (supervised by Thomas Sikor and Adrian Martin)...

DEV postgraduate student Lucy Garrett awarded the Blaikie Prize

Postgraduate student Lucy Garrett was awarded the Blaikie Prize on Tuesday evening at the Blaikie Lecture on Politics of the Environment 2014. Lucy's dissertation, 'How is loss and damage...

Jonathon Porritt CBE visits the UEA for annual Blaikie Lecture

Jonathon Porritt, Founder Director of Forum for the Future, visits the UEA today for the Annual Blaikie Lecture on Politics of the Environment 2014. Forum for the Future was established in...

Student book review published in the Asian Journal of Women's Studies

Postgraduate researcher Phan Phuong Hao has had her book review published in the Asian Journal of Women's Studies. Hao reviewed the book "In the Land of the Eastern Queendom : The...

Research Associate presents paper at the Royal Economic Society and NOVAFRICA

Maria Ana Jalles d'Orey presented a paper on the Job Market Meeting, at the Royal Economic Society in London, on the 11th of January 2014. The paper entitled:  Does Health Aid Work? A...

International Development Gender Equality Act 2014

With rather little fanfare, and wide cross party support,  the International Development (Gender Equality) Act of 2014, was passed in Parliament last month. The Act will ‘promote gender...

Laura Camfield's book published by Palgrave Macmillan

  DEV's Laura Camfield has had her book, ' Methodological Challenges and New Approaches to Research in International Development ' published by Palgrave...