Briefings provide information, analysis and key policy recommendations on important development and humanitarian topics.

Recent Publications

Thinking and working with political settlements

Briefing papers | January 2016 | Tim Kelsall
This briefing offers advice to development practitioners on the use of Political Settlements Analysis, while drawing links between PSA and Adaptive Development approaches.

Imagining a new negotiation strategy for LDCs at the WTO

Briefing papers | December 2015 | Maximiliano Mendez-Parra, Neil Balchin and Linda Calabrese
This brief provides insight into how changes in the world economy and in global trade have affected the negotiation positions of least developed countries (LDCs).