HP Image

The Duke Center for International Development (DCID) advances international development policy and practice worldwide through interdisciplinary approaches to graduate-level education, executive training, policy advising and research.

Home Tab 1

The Master of International Development Policy (MIDP) is a flexible interdisciplinary program that transforms the effectiveness of mid-career professionals working in policy making and public service worldwide.

Home Tab 2

Our short-term executive education programs give international development professionals the opportunity to hone their skills and share best practices with our faculty and other experienced practitioners from around the world.

Home Tab 3

Our faculty has been actively engaged in applied public policy reforms in over 40 countries. These advising activities enable DCID to link teaching, training and research to practical international development challenges.

The Duke Center for International Development(DCID) advances international development policy and practice worldwide through interdisciplinary approaches to graduate-level education, executive training, policy advising and research.

Homepage Silo 1

Phyllis Pomerantz

Are post-World War II multilateral institutions – such as the United Nations, World Bank and NATO – no longer equipped to solve 21st century problems?

Homepage Silo 2

Overfed and Undernourished

DCID teamed with RTI International to host a panel, “Overfed and Undernourished? Global Food Security and Child Nutrition” on Friday, March 20.

Homepage Silo 3

Vietnam National University

Vietnam National University in Ho Chi Minh City recently welcomed the first students in its new master’s program in Public Policy for Environmental Protection.

Homepage Events List

Homepage News List

Cutout Profiles

"The MIDP program allowed me to create my own path given my professional background and my future goals."
Janina Cuevas-Zuniga, MIDP 2014

Alumni

"If I hadn’t come to Duke, I would not have had the theoretical knowledge in development, social change or policy analysis that I needed when I went into the field."
Idrissa Kamara, MIDP 2002

Alumni

"I am grateful for the professional and academic opportunities that I have had thus far, and thanks to Duke’s IDP certification program, I believe that many more doors will open for me."
April Raphiou, IDP 2014

Alumni

"To me the International Taxation Program (of the MIDP) is exactly what I need as a tax policymaker in the future."
Partomuan Juniult, MIDP 2014

Alumni