International Center for Development and Decent Work (ICDD)
The International Center for Development and Decent Work (ICDD) is a global multidisciplinary network of nine partner universities on four continents with its head office at the University of Kassel (Germany). The organisaiton cooperates closely with the International Labour Organization (ILO) and various non-governmental organizations.
The main mission of ICDD is to contribute to the global fight against hunger and poverty through research and education on Sustainable Development Goal 8 with a special focus on the world’s 805 million people living in rural areas, who face grave food insecurity.
Therefore, ICDD aspires to generate knowledge, build partnerships, and carry out research around several core clusters. The focus is on decent work agenda, sustainable economic growth and employment for all people. Through teaching courses in the English language, ICDD also aims to nurture academic capacities in the field of development cooperation.
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- MA Thesis Research Grant Program 2021 at the Global Partnership Network (until June 20)
- GLU Honours & Masters Programme at WITS in South Africa starting in 2022 (until 31 August)
- Master's Degree in Global Political Economy and Development at University of Kassel (until 31 July for degrees earned in Germany)