Department of International Development


The Department of International Development (ID) was established in 1990 as the Development Studies Institute (DESTIN) to promote interdisciplinary postgraduate teaching and research on processes of social, political and economic development and change.


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Graduate student, Shahrukh Wani (@ShahrukhWani), examines how the rise in populism has affected the development sec……

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We have some very exciting events coming up in the coming weeks, including a guest lecture from @lenirobredo (inter……

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Dru Daley, Deputy Department Manager +44(0)20 7955 7425

Roxane Ray, MSc Programme Manager +44(0)20 7955 2626

Dipa Patel, Web, Communications and Events +44(0)20 7955 6565


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Department of International Development, Connaught House, London School of Economics, Houghton Street, London, WC2A 2AE