The department is a lively community that is recognised internationally as one of the top centres for research and teaching in development studies.
The study of specific developing countries and regions underpins our empirical enquiry into our four research themes.
Building the plane as you fly it: young diasporan engagement in Ethiopian developmentresearch_project54
Understanding radicalisation: informing Nigerian policy towards Boko Haramresearch_impact51
- 30 Nov, 2016
Harnessing STI progress for sustainable inclusive development: TMCD hosts inaugural Sino-UK Innovation and Development Forum30 Nov, 2016
ODID Africa specialists to present at ASA 201621 Nov, 2016
New book on refugee economies by HIP team18 Nov, 2016
New book: Mobilising the Diaspora: How Refugees Challenge Authoritarianism by Alexander Betts and will Jones18 Nov, 2016
New book: The Quest for Universal Social Policy co-authored by Diego Sanchez-Ancochea16 Nov, 2016
ODID alumnus wins two new grants to fund socio-medical research in Southeast Asia07 Nov, 2016
Nikita Sud’s caution on post-Brexit trade with India widely cited in media amid May visit to Delhi14 Oct, 2016
Christopher Woodruff joins ODID as new Professor of Development Economics07 Oct, 2016
Congratulations to President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia on award of Nobel Peace Prize
- 16 Jan, 2015
'Africa's oil shock'. Zainab Usman examines how falling oil prices will affect the continent's economic transformation aspirations for Aljazeera16 Oct, 2014
'Can stunting be reversed? Yes, and Peru is showing us how'. Andreas Georgiadis writes for the Guardian02 Sep, 2014
'Conflict and Development in the Middle East'. Adeel Malik co-authors article for Huffington Post12 Aug, 2014
'Obama's Africa summit: too little, too late?'. Zainab Usman writes for Aljazeera01 Jun, 2014
'Gang rapes and political imagination in India'. Adil Hossain writes for Fair Observer11 Nov, 2013
'Food Security in India is not Doomed After All'. DPhil Mihika Chatterjee writes for Al Jazeera06 Aug, 2013
'Egypt’s Economy of Dependence'. Adeel Malik co-authors article in New York Times03 Jun, 2013
'The young women... have heightened expectations but no means to actualise those expectations'. Masooda Bano discusses her research on a BBC The Forum show on 'Curiosity'03 Jun, 2013
'The young women... have heightened expectations but no means to actualise those expectations'. Masooda Bano discusses her research on a BBC The Forum show on 'Curiosity'