Security and justice: towards politically informed programming

Security and justice: towards politically informed programming

DLP's new 'State of the Art' Papers survey the literature on the politics of development in key areas. In this first paper, Shivit Bakrania examines the research evidence on security and justice.

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More politics, less economics - rethinking PEA

More politics, less economics - rethinking PEA

Adrian Leftwich and David Hudson explain how to move From Political Economy to Political Analysis, and why this shift in emphasis is vital for the success of future development work.

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Security and justice – the mismatch between policy and practice

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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

Informing debate: why higher education matters for the post-2015 agenda

Thursday 11th September 2014

DLP-commissioned research is being fed into the continuing debate on the post-2015 agenda to establish development priorities beyond the Millennium Development Goals.

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Research Fellow vacancies at La Trobe, Melbourne

Thursday 28th August 2014

Two exciting opportunities have arisen for an accomplished research fellow and senior research fellow to work with DLP at La Trobe University's Institute for Human Security and Social Change. VACANCIES NOW CLOSED.

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