IIED is involved in events throughout the year from international conferences to local workshops and discussions. Each offering insights into the world’s most pressing challenges. Sign up to our events newsletter.

Barbara Ward lectures

An event featuring the current generation of outstanding women in development, in honour of IIED's founder and inspirational speaker Barbara Ward  

Communications learning weeks

Bringing together partners from around the world to explore communication strategies, build relationships, and learn about the common challenges we face.

Seminar series

IIED researchers have produced a series of presentations based on their work that challenges established thinking on sustainable development


The ‘Make Change Happen’ podcast provides informal insights into IIED’s work to create positive change and make the complex issues we face more accessible to wider audiences.

Ep 15: IIED at 50 – reflecting on the past, looking to the future

Ep 14: Walking the talk of climate ambition

Ep 13: Getting climate resilience right: the case for backing smallholder organisations


Many of our staff write blogs alongside our community of expert guest bloggers

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