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


Expression of Interest | Research Fellowship in Applied Development Finance

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


19th Global Development Conference

The call for papers is now closed. The Call for Sessions is still open. Registrations will open...



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

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


Call for Blog Articles on GlobalDev

GDN is supporting a new blog platform known as GlobalDev


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.


Paraguay | Building 100% employability in Latin America

In 2012-2014, the Global Development Network supported Martin Burt and the Fundacion Paraguay...


GDNews April 2019

Read about GDN's 20th year, the #K4SD conference in Bonn, an update on the EIB program,...


Annual Report 2018

Download GDN's Annual Report 2018