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Global Development Awards Competition 2019

The Global Development Awards Competition 2019 are now open for the Japanese Award for...


19th Global Development Conference

Take part in the #K4SD International Youth Competition, and possibly win a trip to Bonn to...



Expression of Interest | Research Fellowship in Applied Development Finance

The program is currently seeking additional applications from nationals of The Dominican...


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

People forget that a ‘visualisation’ of any kind is just an aid. It needs to say something solid. 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 | Less than 30% of the world's researchers are women. 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 May 2019

Read this issue of GDNews for the latest on the 19th Global Development Conference #K4SD,...


ACP Countries | The Next Generation of Researchers

Q&A with Emmanuel Jimenez, Executive Director of the International Initiative for Impact...


Annual Report 2018

Download GDN's Annual Report 2018