The Global Development Institute (GDI) hosts several major centres for research in key areas of development policy, each of which has established links with governments, multilateral agencies, NGOs and other distinguished research institutions.
Effective States and Inclusive Development
A DFID funded global partnership researching what kind of politics can help development to succeed.
Leverhulme Study of Value
Dedicated to understanding how new and competing ways of valuing social and environmental harm and care present both challenges and opportunities in a rapidly changing world.
Studying African Farmer-led Irrigation
Can current investment by famers in small-scale irrigation offer a model for broad-based economic growth?
Rising Powers and Interdependent Futures
12 research projects exploring ongoing changes within the rising powers, as well as their impact on other countries.