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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DSA2020

Our conference this year is themed "New leadership for global challenges"

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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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Panel summaries

Unleashing southern research leadership

Unleashing southern research leadership

A summary of the discussion from Panel 43 at DSA2020

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Critical perspectives on social protection and social policy reforms in developing countries

Critical perspectives on social protection and social policy reforms in developing countries

A summary of the discussion from Panel 26 at DSA2020

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The role of universities as leaders in the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals

The role of universities as leaders in the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals

A summary of the discussion from DSA2020 Panel P27

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Past News