Guest post on Devpolicy introducing panels at this week's Australasian Aid Conference
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.
Tuesday 14th March 2017
DLP Research Fellow Niheer Dasandi has co-authored a new article on how bureaucrats and politicians interact, and how this affects reform efforts. It appears in 'Public Administration and Development'.
Tuesday 21st February 2017
Seeing power and complex social systems clearly is the first step towards supporting positive developmental change, says Oxfam Strategic Director and DLP research partner Duncan Green. He discussed the themes of his latest book at a recent International Development Department guest seminar at the University of Birmingham.