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DEV's 2015 Newsletter

The School's annual newsletter is now available! Articles cover a wide range of topics this year, including the two new International Development with Anthropology and International Development...

Professor Nitya Rao's new blog post for Gender and Society

DEV's Professor Nitya Rao has written an blog post for Gender and Society based on her article 'Marriage, Violence and Choice: Understanding Dalit Women’s Agency in Rural Tamil Nadu'. The...

DEV wins three out of four Postgraduate Research Awards!

Congratulations to DEV postgraduate research students Graeme Tolley, Yuli Shan and Will Monteith for winning postgraduate awards. There were only four awards in total, focusing on...

UEA staff and alumni contribute to International Development career guide

  A number of UEA staff and alumni contributed to ‘ Working In International Development and Humanitarian Assistance: a Career Guide ’ published by Routledge in April 2015. ...

Sustainable intensification of China's agriculture: the key role of nutrient management and climate change mitigation and adaptation

DEV's Dr Yuelai Lu's latest publication ' Sustainable intensification of China's agriculture: the key role of nutrient management and climate change mitigation and adaptation ' can now be...

DEV's Annual Blaikie Lecture is COMING SOON!

Monday 20th July, 6pm, Lecture Theatre 2 (UEA).  We are excited to announce this year's speaker - Jakob von Uexkull , founder of the World Future Council and Right Livelihood Award. The...

UEA Engagement Awards Announced

Congratulations to DEV's Dr Iokine Rodriguez and Dr Nicole Gross-Camp, who have been awarded a UEA Engagement Award for outstanding contribution to public and community...

Lecture on Discourse, Policy and the Environment: Public controversies, depliticization, and the politics of UK airport capacity

Wednesday 24 June, 6.00pm, Julian Study Centre Room 3.02 David Howarth (University of Essex) and Steve Griggs (De Montfort University) will be giving a talk on discourse, policy and the...

Still time to register for UEA's International Gender Conference!

There is still time to register for UEA's upcoming International Gender Conference taking place between 6-8th July.  The Intern ational Conference on Gender Relations and Rising...

International Development Professor Peter Lloyd-Sherlock claims UN health goals are ageist and highly unethical

  International Development Professor Peter Lloyd-Sherlock claims UN health goals are ageist and highly unethical   A plan to reduce deaths from a range of diseases is...

UEA Water Security Research Centre at the World Water Congress XV

Edinburgh, Scotland 25 - 29 May 2015 UEA’s Water Security Research Centre will be teaming up with Kings College London , London Water Research Group , University of the West of...

Postgraduate research student publishes peer-reviewed article

First year Social Studies Research student Yuli Shan has published a peer-reviewed article in Journal of Applied Energy . This article is part of his PhD project supervised by Prof. Dabo Guan and...

DEV ranked 11th in QS World University Rankings

UEA is among the world's elite institutions in 11 of the 36 subjects featured in this year's QS World University Rankings by subject. High flying schools this year include DEV, ranked 11th ,...

Who is in charge? State power and agency in Sino-African Relations

  Recently much has been written about the role of “African agency” in  the emergent relationship with China. It has been argued that previous writing on the subject of...

International Institute for Environment and Development: Equity in biodiversity conservation and REDD+ [Dr. Phil Franks]

  Dr. Phil Franks, International Institute for Environment and Development: Equity in biodiversity conservation and REDD+ Dr. Franks talk will build on his recent work which explores...

The State, Dams & Environmental Justice in Sudan

The State, Dams and Environmental Justice in Sudan - Mohammed Jalal Hashim with Herman Bell. Monday 27th April 2015 at 3pm - Council House Chamber (UEA)  The dialogue will probe...

New MSc Scholarship Funding in Water Security

A new scholarship opportunity is being offered by the Water Security Research Centre and The Ashton Partnership to an eligible candidate of the MSc in Water Security and International...

Yvan Guichaoua invited to comment on recent changes to Boko Haram's tactics

DEV lecturer, Yvan Guichaoua was recently invited by the media specialist Daniel Schneidermann to comment on the recent changes in Boko Haram's military tactics and communication strategy,...

Public Media Alliance turns 70

The Public Media Alliance (PMA), is the largest global organisation of public service broadcasters and it turns 70 this week. Its members include the BBC, ABC Australia, CBC-Radio Canada and...

International Development invited to deliver introductory course in Tokyo

Students in Japan have the opportunity to develop a thorough understanding of contemporary issues in international development as part of a 5 day introductory course. The School of...