Welcome to Development in Action

We are a youth and volunteer led development education charity. Our main aim is to engage young people in development issues and promote global citizenship. We achieve this through our India internship placement programme, our UK global citizenship workshop programmes as well as the DiA blog and across social media. Explore our website to find out more.  
We are excited to announce that our India Internship Scheme is still open for applicants who are interested in our 6 month placements starting in September 2016. Click here for more information on our India Programme or click here for details of how to apply. Applications will be assessed on a rolling basis.
We are now taking bookings from schools and wider youth organisations for our Global Citizenship workshops. Click here to find out more.

Latest Blog Posts


The inefficient border industry

Recently, there has been a resurgence in the building of borders between countries. Carlos Arturo Aguilar questions the efficiency and effectiveness of this new industry....

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