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  • Eldis Resource Guides
    Welcome to the Eldis website. Our aim is to share the best in development policy, practice and research.

    Browse the latest editorially selected content from over 7,500 development organisations - all available free to download. Share your work with over 80,000 development practitioners. Find out more..
  • Agriculture and food
    The purpose of this guide is to provide access to relevant, diverse and credible research on the role of agricultural production and food policy in achieving broad development goals. It aims to inform... More...
    Connecting development actors in Ethiopia: linking climate change, nutrition and gender
    Over the past few days, ordinary people from around the globe have taken to the streets to show their concern at the lack of political will to deal with climate change. The world will be watching how... More...
  • Climate change
    With support from the Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN) this Guide focuses on adaptation, mitigation & development. It particularly looks at the relationship between climate... More...
    The politics of ‘triple wins’ and trade-offs in climate compatible development
    Can action on both climate change and development be reconciled in a world of unequal power, diverse institutions and conflicting interests? Answering this question means addressing the political economy... More...
  • Conflict and security
    The Guide examines the drivers and dynamics of inter and intra-state conflicts such as ethnicity and competition for natural resources. It also highlights current approaches and responses to conflict... More...
    Women, peace and security – annual review of Resolution 1325
    In this update we look at the progress of the women, peace and security agenda in relation to the recent annual review in October of the UN Security Council Resolution 1325. The Report of the Secretary-General... More...
  • Gender
    The purpose of this guide is to provide access to relevant, diverse and credible research on the role of gender equality issues in achieving development goals. It aims to inform dialogue, learning and... More...
    Women, peace and security – annual review of Resolution 1325
    In this update we look at the progress of the women, peace and security agenda in relation to the recent annual review in October of the UN Security Council Resolution 1325. The Report of the Secretary-General... More...
  • Global health
    This guide aims to provide access to relevant, diverse and credible research on global health in developing countries. It aims to inform dialogue and the sharing of good practice by policy actors and... More...
    Global health meets genomics: inequalities and politics
    Scientific advances in the understanding of genetics and genomics have the potential to generate major improvements for human health in the near future. However, from a global health perspective, the... More...
  • Governance
    Our Resource Guide on Governance issues concentrates on research relating to democratic governance, fragile states, institutional development, justice, good governance, public sector & service delivery... More...
    Africa’s growing cities: how do people adapt?
    With World Habitat Day on October 6, in this article Dr. Mark Napier provides a timely insight on the urgent need to address unequal access to land and property. Specifically he reflects on how African... More...
  • ICTs for development
    This guide highlights the latest global research, policy and practice in the field of ICT4D – particularly work which originates from the developing world. Its primary target audience is researchers,... More...
    The internet: who's in and who's out
    1st August 2014 marks 15 years since Eldis first registered its internet domain name eldis.org. So how has the internet changed over that 15 year period and who have been the winners and losers as a result?... More...
  • Nutrition
    Our Nutrition Resource Guide provides access to relevant, diverse and credible research and resources on nutrition. It focuses on the causes and consequences of malnutrition; nutrition specific interventions;... More...
    The Global Nutrition Report 2014: Actions and accountability to accelerate the world’s progress on nutrition
    The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the post-2015 world will require healthy and well-nourished populations that contribute to economic growth and equitable development in all countries and across... More...
  • Rising powers in international development
    Rising Powers such as Brazil, India, China, and South Africa, once predominantly regarded as aid recipient countries, are now becoming more active as donors in their own right, raising important issues... More...
    The International Research Initiative on Brazil and Africa
    What can African countries learn from Brazil’s inclusive growth and development? The International Research Initiative on Brazil and Africa (IRIBA), based at the University of Manchester in the... More...
    Rising Powers in International Development: an annotated bibliography
    The Rising Powers – a category that includes the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) as well as other key countries such as Mexico, Turkey and Indonesia – are establishing... More...

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