The Global Development Network (GDN) is a public international organization that supports high quality, policy-oriented, social science research in developing and transition countries, to promote better lives. It supports researchers with financial resources, global networking, and access to information, training, peer review and mentoring.
GDN acts on the premise that better research leads to more informed policies and better, more inclusive development. Through its global platform, GDN connects social science researchers with policymakers and development stakeholders across the world.
Founded in 1999, GDN is currently headquartered in New Delhi with an office in Washington DC.
Fields of study: Public Policy, Social Policy, Governance & Transparency, International Development, Urbanisation & Development, Education, Labour, Migration & Employment