Development Policies and Institutions

Please note: this is archived course information from 2023 for DEVELOP 710.


Provides students with in-depth knowledge of policy approaches to alleviate poverty, enhance social justice and achieve sustainability. Contemporary development policies carried out by governments, donor agencies and UN organisations will be scrutinised. Examples of policies that will be covered in the course are land reform and migration policies, gender policies, climate adaptation and mitigation as well as ethical trade policies.

For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for DEVELOP 710.

Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.

Availability 2023

Semester 2


Lecturer(s) Professor Andreas Neef


DEVELOP 710: 15 points