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26 September 2016

The submission deadline for the LIDC global development photography competition has been extended until 31st October 2016.

02 September 2016

Grants of up to £6,000 per project are available to support innovative ideas for international development research that are inter-sectoral and/ or interdisciplinary

11 August 2016

The first debate of the LIDC & The Guardian upcoming Development Debate Series will take place on Thursday 27th October 2016.

10 August 2016

Passionate about international development? Make your voice heard and join our panel! We are looking for 5-8 postgraduate students from across our membership to form a panel to present international

04 August 2016

The LIDC newsletter is changing! Our daily briefing will now ONLY contain a round up of the global development news of the day and jobs, perfect for those job hunting, studying or working in development.

01 August 2016

Our hugely popular Evaluation for Development Programmes short course returns for a third year, taking place from 7-11 November 2016! If your looking to gain an in-depth knowledge and comprehensive

21 July 2016

LIDC's global development photo competition, 'Lens on Development' is now open. Submissions must reflect current global development challenges and/or successes and the winner will receive £100 with the top

15 July 2016

SOAS alumni Emma Saville is managing an exciting new digital-cultural project aimed at raising awareness of humanitarian issues in schools.

30 June 2016

We are delighted to announce that Professor Peter Mollinga has been appointed as interim Director of the LIDC, seconded part-time from his position as Professor of Development Studies at SOAS, University of

13 June 2016

In a world where those already living below the poverty line are pushed further into poverty as a result of health payments, efforts to achieve universal health coverage demand a focus on equity in both