Think tank

IDS, affiliated with the University of Sussex, aims to stimulate debate and influence the way people think about development in all sectors of its work. The institute's activities can be divided into three broad areas: research and advisory work, teaching and training, and information services. IDS research covers a wide range of development questions, including the environment, globalization, governance, health and social change, participation, and poverty, and much of its work is carried out in partnership with other research organizations worldwide. IDS teaching program is known for its academic excellence and is strongly research-led, drawing the ongoing work of the IDS research teams into the classroom. IDS is also home to a range of innovative information services, including the British Library for Development Studies (BLDS), and the development information service, Eldis.


Contact details

Website: www.ids.ac.uk/ids/
Address: Library Road Brighton BN1 9RE, UK
Contact email: ids AT ids.ac.uk

Areas of focus

Topics of research:
Where they work:
Global
Operating languages:
English

Organisational details

Business model:
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations:
University
Year founded:
1966
Age (years):
Leadership:
Current leader(s): Melissa Leach
Current leader's (or leaders') gender: Female
Staff size (2016):

Organisational performance

Publications:
Number of publications (2015):

Data notes

Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory,Organisation┬┤s entry in wikipedia


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