The Sheffield Institute for International Development (SIID) is a dynamic interdisciplinary research body comprising of staff and postgraduate students from various disciplines within the University of Sheffield.

With the theme “Emerging Challenges facing Development and Development Studies”, the 7th Annual SIID Postgraduate Conference will be held on Thurs 7th & Fri 8th April 2016. This one and a half-day event is geared at providing a supportive academic atmosphere that will facilitate the sharing of current postgraduate research in areas related to International Development, covering both academic and practitioner-based research perspectives.