International Development

RAND Europe works in the field of international development, but we are not an international development research institute in the traditional sense of the word. Our approach defines development as a set of challenges rather than a geographically boundaried and defined exercise. We draw on the experience and knowledge accumulated across OECD and low- and middle-income countries in addressing interlinked security, social and economic issues.

The challenge of international development requires thinking beyond traditional disciplinary boundaries, and RAND Europe excels in providing interdisciplinary expertise and policy-oriented perspectives. RAND Europe has a long history of developing innovative approaches and methodologies, which we are increasingly asked to apply to the complex problems facing policy-makers working in the field of international development.

Our current focus in international development is on:

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