International Development Studies M.A. Program
International development is a continuously evolving field of practice that has the potential to bring about tremendous improvements in people’s lives. Tackling today’s wide range of global development challenges requires innovative and thoughtful approaches that build on ethical principles and a spirit of partnership. By learning from development practice to date and being attentive to political and cultural contexts, transformational change can be achieved.
In the News
Elliott School graduate Evan Young (B.A. '15) is working with Columbian College senior Max Obuz to turn a business plan into a nonprofit aimed at solving sanitation problems in developing countries.
James Foster co-authors a World Bank research report assessing progress made towards ending extreme poverty and promoting shared prosperity.