Gender and power

Gender and power

'If we think about gender, we're better at thinking and working politically... If we think politically, we're better at supporting gender equality.' Diana Koester's new concept brief outlines the links.

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How to Determine Vulnerability to Bribery

How to Determine Vulnerability to Bribery

A new four-page note by Caryn Peiffer sets out 'How to Determine Vulnerability to Grass-Roots Corruption'. It is the first in DLP's Methods & Methodology series.

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What is 'state fragility'?

What is 'state fragility'?

A new two-page brief by Suda Perera unpacks this loosely defined term and its pros and cons.

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About DLP

The Developmental Leadership Program (DLP) is an international research initiative that explores how leadership, power and political processes drive or block successful development.

DLP focuses on the crucial role of home-grown leaderships and coalitions in forging legitimate political settlements and institutions that promote developmental outcomes, such as sustainable growth, political stability and inclusive social development.

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News

Sharing findings at INCAF discussions on peacebuilding and statebuilding

Monday 18th May 2015

Dr Heather Marquette leads a team of DLP researchers who will present their work at the OECD this week. They will share findings with two INCAF Task Teams at discussions of the Peacebuilding and Statebuilding Goals on legitimate politics and on revenues and services.

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Exploring the international political economy of development

Friday 15th May 2015

DLP research fellow Dr Niheer Dasandi was among the speakers at the New Directions in International Political Economy conference in Warwick this week. He and DLP's Dr David Hudson will be editing Edward Elgar's forthcoming 'Handbook of the International Political Economy of Development'.

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