Guest post for Prospect
The benefits of an old-fashioned research diary
This post for Devpolicy unpacks the findings of a new Development Policy Centre / DLP paper
What shapes innovation?
Guest post for The Guardian
Guest post for the OECD
Guest post for The Conversation
Fieldwork in fragile places part 1: the security dilemma
Guest post for The Guardian on UK aid watchdog report
How do relations between political and administrative leaders affect reform?
Taking stock of the research evidence
Do political dynamics affect NGO legitimacy more than performance?
Bringing politics back into PEA - a new paper with Adrian Leftwich
The educated, internationally connected women who are changing the way 'development' is done
Why rethink the international consensus on 'quality basic education for development'?
Looking beyond 'The Leader' for a deeper understanding of how change happens
The ambiguities of supporting 'developmental leadership'
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.
Thursday 27th October 2016
The annual lecture in memory of DLP's founding Director of Research, Adrian Leftwich, will be given this year by Nic van de Walle, Professor of International Studies at Cornell University, on Wednesday, 16 November in Manchester.
Tuesday 25th October 2016
DLP Research Fellow Suda Perera has presented findings from her research into armed groups and political inclusion in the Democratic Republic of Congo to the UK Parliament's International Development Committee.