Supporting high-quality, policy-oriented, social-science research in developing countries 

Highlights

AFD-GDN Biodiversity & Development Award Winners

Announcing the winners of the AFD-GDN Bioidiversity & Development Awards

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Global Development Conference 2021 | Evidence for Development

Registrations for the event are now open. Follow the conversation on #evidence4dev

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Research

Policy Labs are key to GDN's strategy

A GDN Policy Lab is a space purposefully designed to enable high-quality interactions between...

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Call for National Focal Points for GDN's Doing Research Program

Call for Expressions of Interest: Assessing Social Science Research Systems Doing Research...

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GDN In The News

Read Francesco Obino and other authors in On Think Tanks, on COVID-19 and research systems: An urgent need for fresh thinking in the Global South | Read Pierre Jacquet's piece on Revisiting Knowledge for Development in OECD Development Matters | Read this opinion piece from the European Investment Bank and GDN on Investing in 'deep dives' to measure development impact in Devex | Are research links with the developing world still a one way street? Read Francesco Obino's comments in THE World University Rankings | Watch Pierre Jacquet talk about sustainable development and sustainable debt for African nations on CNBC Africa | Inaya Rakhmani and Zulfa Sakhiyya say that Indonesian policymaking is not informed by quality research and academic freedom in The Conversation | Read Anindya Chaudhuri on safe and ethical artifical intelligence in The Economic Times | Read a blog by Madhuri Dass Woudenberg on The Research Whisperer on how to approach data visualization | How can research lead to Greener Outcomes? Read a piece by Pierre Jacquet on The Green Climate Fund Blog on how research can facilitate bottom up understanding of local natural and social facts | Read this op-ed in The Hindustan Times by GDN's Ramona Angelescu Naqvi and Madhuri Dass Woudenberg on how to include more women in social science research.

GDNews August 2021

Top stories from the Global Development Network in August 2021.

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Annual Report 2020

The Global Development Network has published its annual report for the year 2020.

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Results from the EIB-GDN program

A book titled, 'Measuring Impacts - The Experience of the EIB-GDN program' and three additional...

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