New research fellows

New research fellows

We are delighted to welcome Tait Brimacombe and Gillian Fletcher to the DLP team at La Trobe University in Melbourne.

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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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Middle class attitudes to poverty in India

Middle class attitudes to poverty in India

What do Indian middle class attitudes to poverty tell us about the politics of poverty reduction? New research paper by Niheer Dasandi.

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Latest from DLP

Innovation: transactional or transformative?

Given the fascination with 'innovation' in the field of development, it's time to discuss what the word might mean.

Opinion by Chris Roche23rd March 2015
Opinion by Heather Marquette9th March 2015

Citizens + engagement: moving beyond slogans

Guest post for Governance for Development

Opinion by Alina Rocha Menocal20th March 2015

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

Anti-corruption research roundtable

Tuesday 17th March 2015

Research fellow Caryn Peiffer is among the contributors to a roundtable on corruption prevention research hosted by the Commonwealth Secretariat in London this week.

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Development journalism masterclass

Monday 16th March 2015

DLP Senior Research Partner Chris Roche was among a panel of development and media experts delivering the inaugural International Development Journalism Fellowship masterclass in Melbourne last week.

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