Research storytelling videos “Tales from the Global South” now online

The videos of the research storytelling evening “Tales from the Global South”,  part of the ESRC Sheffield Festival of Social Sciences 2019 and part-funded by SIID, are now available online. Led by Professor Frances Cleaver and professional storyteller Tim Ralphs, our research storytelling journey taught us how to craft stories that rely on the power of words […]


Call For Participation: Doctoral Colloquium on the Infrastructure Turn and Global Development

Infrastructure investment has reached record levels across much of the global South. The global rush to invest in infrastructure has been met by a parallel turn to infrastructure in critical development studies scholarship (Dodson 2017; Schindler and Kanai 2019). At the University of Sheffield, recent research has examined infrastructure investment in the global South in […]


SIID-IGDC Postgraduate Conference 13-14 May 2020

SIID-IGDC Postgraduate Conference In conjunction with the White Rose DTP Civil Society, Development & Democracy Pathway Wednesday 13 – Thursday 14 May 220 SIID-IGDC Postgraduate Conference May 2020   Where does the power lie in international and global development? How is power produced and practised? How should we engage with development’s image as an emancipatory […]


We’re hiring! Research Associate post now open

We are seeking a dynamic, energetic researcher in International Development whose prime motivation is to do world-class impactful research.


NGO Explorer goes live!

The NGO Explorer is an innovative online tool for building networks across the development sector


SIID 10th Annual Postgraduate Conference 2019

SIID is delighted to hold this year’s 10th Annual Postgraduate Conference on decolonising development.