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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,...

DEV Research Seminar: Using cost-benefit analysis to help deliver climate resilience in Kenya's pastoral lands

Using cost-benefit analysis to help deliver climate resilience in Kenya's pastoral lands Friday 28th April | 12-1pm | Arts 2.03 Jules Seidenburg   The seminar will describe...

New study reveals premature deaths linked to international trade

A new study co-authored by the School of International Development's Professor Dabo Guan has revealed for the first time the global scale of premature deaths related to air pollution from...

Professor Mark Zeitoun on Water & War

DEV's Professor Mark Zeitoun last week discussed Water & War in the Mark News. He argues that too often water is one of the sources and tools of today's wars. Read the full article at...

ASSAR Project: early findings from governance and disaster risk reduction research in Kenya

In February 2017, Dr Roger Few and Dr Jessica Budds were in Kenya for the ASSAR project.  Roger Few led stakeholder engagement workshops for policy and civil society stakeholders in Nairobi...

Two Research Studentships in International Development

The Department of Food and Resource Economics at the University of Copenhagen and the School of International Development at the University of East Anglia advertise two 3-year PhD...

UEA ranked 12th in the world for Development Studies

We are proud to announce that the University of East Anglia remains at 12th place in the QS World University Rankings 2017. DEV is a leading global centre of excellence in research and teaching in...

23rd SPRU PhD Forum: University of Sussex

23rd SPRU PhD Forum New Research Agendas for Innovation, Science and Technology Policy Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU) University of Sussex Brighton 8-9 May 2017   ...

DEV Research Seminar: Oxfam's Sustainable WASH Programming

Oxfam's Sustainable WASH Programming: Tackling the challenges of growing water insecurity and inequality Tim Forster & Jola Miziniak 10th February, 12-1pm, Arts 0.30   ...

DEV- X: Bill Marsden

Mercenary, Missionary or Misfit?- A candid account of a life well lived as an overseas aid worker 8th March, 1-2pm, C.Hall 0.13   Bill Marsden is the Regional Director, East and...

2nd Annual Sussex Global Health and Development Conference

2nd Annual Sussex Global Health and Development Conference   The Sussex Global Health and Development Conference is an annual two-day international...

Call for Poster Abstracts: UEA Qualitative Research Symposium 2017

Call for Poster Abstracts: UEA Qualitative Research Symposium 2017- Diversities in modern families and households: challenges and opportunities for qualitative research Deadline: 28th...

Dr Yuelai Lu attends Chinese New Year reception at Downing Street

Dr Yuelai Lu, Senior Research Fellow at the School of International Development and Head of the Secretariat of the UK-China Sustainable Agriculture Innovation Network (SAIN), was invited by...

UEA Qualitative Research Symposium 2017

UEA Qualitative Research Symposium 2017- Diversities in modern families and households: challenges and opportunities for qualitative research 27th March 2017, JSC across floors 0 and 1. ...

Barbara Harriss-White seminar

Development, Waste and Caste in India (and beyond) | Barbara Harriss-White 8th February, 3.30-5pm, Arts 01.08   Waste, material without value, is constantly being produced by...

Postgraduate Scholarships in International Development

Scholarship Application Deadline: 2nd June 2017   Scholarship Awards Scholarship awards are available to students studying in the School of International Development at the...

2017 Symposium on Economic Experiments in Developing Countries (SEEDEC)

Call for submissions for the 2017 Symposium on Economic Experiments in Developing Countries (SEEDEC), to be held at the University of East Anglia on 20th and 21st April. The aim of the...

DEV lecturer presents paper at Annual Meeting of American Economic Association

The School of International Development's Dr Maren Duvendack is presenting her paper "What is Meant by 'Replication' and Why Does it Encounter Resistance in Economics" at the Annual Meeting of the...