Our Aims and Objectives

We are the UK association for all those who research, study and teach global development issues

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What is Development Studies

What is development studies, why it matters, how you can study and career prospects

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Our Members

We have around 1,000 members, made up of individuals and around 40 institutions

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Governance

Find out about our constitution and how we are run

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People

Meet our Council members and other stuff who support the running of DSA

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About

The DSA Conference is an annual event which brings together the development studies community

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DSA2021

Our conference this year is themed "Unsettling Development"

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Past Conferences

Find out about our previous conferences

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Study Groups

Our Study Groups offer a chance to connect with others who share your areas of interest

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Students and ECRs

Students and early career researchers are an important part of our community

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Publications

Our book series with OUP and our relationship with other publishers

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North-South Research

A series of workshops exploring North-South interdisciplinary research with key messages and reports

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Membership Directory

Find out who our members are, where they are based and the issues they work on

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Online short course from DEV at UEA

The School of International Development at UEA are launching their latest free online short course, starting on Monday 4th January 2021. Why Does Media Matter for Development? is a comprehensive four-week course within which learners will discover the many-faceted role of the media in international development. This exciting opportunity offers the experiences of experts within the field. Learners will explore the influences of the media in development processes and social change through a range of case studies, also considering how uneven international development can be tackled. Find out more and register your interest.