developing countries

developing countries

Members of the Young Leadership Workshop posing for a group photograph

Wilton Park Youth Dialogues – second event

In October 2017 the second event in our Youth Dialogues series took place in Jordan. We organised the three day event in association with the British Council, the West Asia-North Africa (WANA) Institute and the Department for International Development (DFID).

From MDGs to SDGs – seeing the transition through the eyes of a child in rural Uganda

Blog by Robin Hart, Director of Programmes Geoffrey was born in central Uganda in 2000, the year the MDGs were agreed. I have sponsored…

Two African men sat down holding bowls and smiling

Africa Industrialisation Day 2014

Africa Industrialization Day, established in 1990, is the day on which a large number of African governments and organisations gather to examine various different…

Silhouette of students celebrating their graduation by throwing their hats into the air

Young people are our future: celebrating world population day

On World Population Day, we talk about investing in young people. Today is the UN Population Fund’s World Population Day. Founded on 11th July 1987…

Higher education and development: radical reform, exciting innovation

At our conference on Higher education and development last week it was recognised that the status quo wasn’t sufficient to satisfy the huge demand…