Welcome to the European Development Research Network

EUDN in a nutshell

Knowledge Base

To generate knowledge related to development economics, development research and development policy with special focus on strengthening the research capacity and training of students from developing countries.

Centre of Information

To establish a 'centre of information' which attracts new ideas related to development research and delivers high-quality and up-to-date information to researchers and policy-makers.


To promote the cooperation among development economics researchers and institutions within Europe and with developing countries.


To promote the exchange of staff between development economics institutions, development organizations and think tanks.

Global Commitment

To strengthen the use of European development research in Europe and at the international level.

Continuous Progress

To promote development economics research in Europe through workshops, networking, and outreach activities.