Recent Submissions

  • The Covid-19 Pandemic and the Future of Global Value Chains (GVCs) 

    Quak, Evert-jan (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-09-14)
    The Covid-19 pandemic has shown the importance of a better understanding of GVCs in relation to epidemic outbreaks. The literature also mentions that there is now an opportunity for building inclusive and sustainable GVCs. ...
  • COVID-19 Health Evidence Summary No.95 

    Millington, Kerry; Reddin, Samantha (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-09-28)
    This weekly COVID-19 health evidence summary (HES) is based on 3.5 hours of desk-based research. The summary is not intended to be a comprehensive summary of available evidence on COVID-19 but aims to make original documents ...
  • Covid-19, Conflict, and Governance Evidence Summary No.19 

    Herbert, Siân (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-09-25)
    This weekly Covid-19, Conflict, and Governance Evidence Summary aims to signpost the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) and other UK government departments to the latest evidence and opinions on Covid-19 ...
  • Humanitarian Pauses and Corridors in Contexts of Conflict 

    Price, Roz (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-09-17)
    This rapid review explores the literature on humanitarian corridors and humanitarian pauses in contexts of conflict. This review first provides definitions and discussions of the key terms – humanitarian corridor and ...
  • COVID-19 Health Evidence Summary No.94 

    Millington, Kerry; Reddin, Samantha (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-09-21)
    This weekly COVID-19 health evidence summary (HES) is based on 3.5 hours of desk-based research. The summary is not intended to be a comprehensive summary of available evidence on COVID-19 but aims to make original documents ...
  • ‘Sites and Services’, and In-Situ Slum Upgrading 

    Bolton, Laura (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-08-21)
    ‘Sites and services’ is a housing solution scheme for the poor where a serviced plot of land is bought for the inhabitant to build on and invest in. Servicing typically includes a sanitary unit and community facilities. ...
  • Tactical Urbanism in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs) 

    Bolton, Laura (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-08-21)
    Tactical urbanism, a term developed from High-Income Countries (HICs), describes grassroots activities in urban settings for neighbourhood building which are short-term, low-cost, iterative, make efficient use of resources, ...
  • Covid-19, Conflict, and Governance Evidence Summary No.18 

    Herbert, Sian (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-09-18)
    This weekly Covid-19, Conflict, and Governance Evidence Summary aims to signpost the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) and other UK government departments to the latest evidence and opinions on Covid-19 ...
  • COVID-19 Health Evidence Summary No.93 

    Millington, Kerry; Reddin, Samantha (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-09-14)
    This weekly COVID-19 health evidence summary (HES) is based on 3.5 hours of desk-based research. The summary is not intended to be a comprehensive summary of available evidence on COVID-19 but aims to make original documents ...
  • Social Impacts and Responses Related to COVID-19 in Low- and Middle-income Countries 

    Rohwerder, Brigitte (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-07)
    This report focuses on the social impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic in low- and middle-income countries and considerations around preparedness, response/mitigation, resilience, and recovery measures taken or proposed in ...
  • Covid-19, Conflict, and Governance Evidence Summary No.17 

    Herbert, Siân (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-09-11)
    This weekly Covid-19, Conflict, and Governance Evidence Summary aims to signpost the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) and other UK government departments to the latest evidence and opinions on Covid-19 ...
  • State Owned Enterprises and Public Finances in Developing Countries: The Impact of Economic and Health-related Crises 

    Megersa, Kelbesa (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-09-07)
    The Impact of Economic and Health-related Crises State-owned Enterprises (SOEs) are important actors in both developing and developed economies. This helpdesk report examines the scope, size and role of SoEs in developing ...
  • COVID-19 Demography Evidence Summary No.13 

    Quak, Evert-jan (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-09-10)
    This is the 13th of a two-weekly COVID-19 Demography Evidence Summary (DES) to signpost FCDO and other UK government departments to the latest relevant evidence and discourse on COVID-19 to inform and support their response. ...
  • COVID-19 Health Evidence Summary No.92 

    Millington, Kerry; Reddin, Samantha (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-09-10)
    This weekly COVID-19 health evidence summary (HES) is based on 3.5 hours of desk-based research. The summary is not intended to be a comprehensive summary of available evidence on COVID-19 but aims to make original documents ...
  • Covid-19, Conflict, and Governance Evidence Summary No.16 

    Herbert, Siân (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-09-04)
    This weekly Covid-19, Conflict, and Governance Evidence Summary aims to signpost the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) and other UK government departments to the latest evidence and opinions on Covid-19 ...
  • COVID-19 Health Evidence Summary No.91 

    Millington, Kerry; Reddin, Samantha (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-09-03)
    This weekly COVID-19 health evidence summary (HES) is based on 3.5 hours of desk-based research. The summary is not intended to be a comprehensive summary of available evidence on COVID-19 but aims to make original documents ...
  • Covid-19, Conflict, and Governance Evidence Summary No.15 

    Avis, William (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-08-28)
    This weekly Covid-19, Conflict, and Governance Evidence Summary aims to signpost DFID and other UK government departments to the latest evidence and opinions on Covid-19 (C19), to inform and support their responses. This ...
  • COVID-19 Health Evidence Summary No.90 

    Millington, Kerry; Reddin, Samantha (IDS, 2020-08-27)
    This weekly COVID-19 health evidence summary (HES) is based on 3.5 hours of desk-based research. The summary is not intended to be a comprehensive summary of available evidence on COVID-19 but aims to make original documents ...
  • COVID-19 Demography Evidence Summary No.12 

    Quak, Evert-jan (IDS, 2020-08-27)
    This is the 12th of a two-weekly COVID-19 Demography Evidence Summary (DES) to signpost DFID and other UK government departments to the latest relevant evidence and discourse on COVID-19 to inform and support their response. ...
  • Covid-19, Conflict, and Governance Evidence Summary No.14 

    Avis, Will (Institute of Development Studies, 2020-08-21)
    This weekly Covid-19, Conflict, and Governance Evidence Summary aims to signpost DFID and other UK government departments to the latest evidence and opinions on Covid-19 (C19), to inform and support their responses. This ...

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