SIID-ESRC Fellowships

Funding now available for up to 10 academics from the UK to participate in consultations in the global South on the post-2015 agenda.

Postgraduate Training Opportunities

The SIID Graduate School offers a number of training workshops for doctoral students

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Harnessing the Wind for Rural Development
Wind Empowerment’s 2nd global conference highlights some of the opportunities and challenges for the sustainable use of small wind technologies in the Global South.
The British crisis and the 'end of neoliberalism': Lessons from Latin America
There are many useful lessons to be learnt from the Latin American debate about ‘post-neoliberal’ political economy, argue Jean Grugel & Pia Riggirozzi

Upcoming events

Monday, 08 December


ICOSS Foyer, University of Sheffield

Book Launch: Research and Fieldwork in Development

SIID celebrates the launch of the new book from Dan Hammett, Chasca Twyman & Mark Graham

Monday, 08 December


Conference Room, ICOSS, University of Sheffield

Graduate School Training Workshop: Development Fieldwork: From Methods to Practice

This advanced training workshop will look at the experience of doing fieldwork on development topics/in the Global South

Thursday, 18 December


ICOSS Boardroom

SIID Research Exchanges: Christmas Social

These exchanges are open to all staff and doctoral students across the University, no registration required.

Monday, 09 February


Conference Room, ICOSS, University of Sheffield

Graduate School Training Workshop: Ethics in Development Research

This advanced training workshop will consider the different ethical questions raised by conducting research in international development.

Friday, 27 March


The Chancellor's Hall, Senate House, London

Call for Papers: Institute of Latin American Studies Conference

Call for Papers for the upcoming ILAS Conference on the 'Winds of change after a decade of the Latin American Left'