Guest post for Prospect
Guest post for openDemocracy
Guest post for the OECD
Guest post in FP2P
Guest post for From Poverty to Power
Guest post for The Conversation
Guest post for The Guardian on UK aid watchdog report
Do political dynamics affect NGO legitimacy more than performance?
Bringing politics back into PEA - a new paper with Adrian Leftwich
What hinders more politically nuanced security and justice programming?
How governance and sector specialists can help each other understand the politics of service delivery
Is learning to ‘think politically’ like learning a new language?
Why - and how - does politics trump everything else in service delivery?
Why more questions about gender relations could help
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.
Monday 9th January 2017
What works in achieving progressive change? How do power and systems shape change, and how can you influence them? Join Oxfam's Duncan Green on Thursday 19 January to discuss the themes of his new book 'How Change Happens'. The presentation will be followed by a drinks reception and book signing.
Monday 31st October 2016
After many significant contributions to DLP's research, events and impact, Alina Rocha Menocal is now moving on to take up a USAID Senior Democracy Fellowship. Alina will also continue her role as a Research Fellow in ODI's Politics and Governance Programme, on a part-time basis, and we are delighted that she will retain close links with DLP as a Research Associate.