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Global Development Awards Competition 2017

Winners of the Global Development Awards Competition 2017 were announced in New Delhi in March...


GDN Makes a Difference

This brochure documents GDN’s contributions to a buoyant knowledge-for development agenda, since...



Policy Lab at UN World Press Freedom Day

The Global Development Network is holding a Policy Lab at the UN World Press Freedom Day on 3...


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

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


Gdn In The News

The United Nations is engaging in efforts to encourage international collaboration and technology transfer. The government of India is also rolling out several reforms and programmes to capitalise on this transformation. Despite this, science, technology and innovation are not silver bullets for development and economic growth. What added ingredients are needed to ensure that our efforts can be successful? Read this OpEd from GDN to find out.


Annual Report 2017

Download GDN's Annual Report 2017


Research is Development

A film about about GDN's efforts to scale up the Royal University of Bhutan's own plans to build...


Impact at a Glance

Read about GDN's footprint, representation and diversity, publications and impact stories from...