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At the Duke Center for International Development, our faculty, staff, and students are driven by a shared vision:
development that promotes peace and prosperity for all people.

Through rigorous education for mid-career professionals, training programs for policymakers, and engagement informed by timely research, we are working to make this vision a reality.

“Learning is not confined to the classroom here.  I learned many things about different countries in the time I spent in the Sanford kitchen!”

Manal, MIDP ‘19

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Duke Professors Speak at Oxfam Event

Duke policy experts weigh in on U.S. presidential election and voting behavior at Oxfam event

News

By Juliette O’Quinn, DCID Staff Assistant In the wake of one of the most controversial elections in U.S. history, seven policy experts at... Read More → Duke policy experts weigh in on U.S. presidential election and voting behavior at Oxfam event

Selim Selimi (MIDP ’10) on Pursuing Justice in a Young Republic

Profiles

By Jonathan Griffin, DCID Communications Assistant Selim Selimi, MIDP ‘10, was recently appointed the Minister of Justice for Kosovo. The... Read More → Selim Selimi (MIDP ’10) on Pursuing Justice in a Young Republic

Director Eddy Malesky’s Research Takes Shape in Myanmar Business Environment Index​

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“Business leaders often say, ‘before you can manage something, you have to be able to measure it.’” Eddy Malesky... Read More → Director Eddy Malesky’s Research Takes Shape in Myanmar Business Environment Index​

“Africa stands a chance of leading the world. Two-thirds of our infrastructure has yet to be built. We could build sustainably, build green, and be a leader”

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The Master of International Development Policy program is accepting applications for the Fall 2020 admission cycle. We are seeking candidates who have at least three years of work experience and who are ready to take the next steps in their careers. Our program takes an interdisciplinary approach to curriculum, allowing fellows to self-design a course of study that will help them meet their learning needs and answer the most urgent challenges facing their communities.

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