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 have a number of exciting committee roles for you to join for the 2015/16 Management Committee. Click here for more information on the roles available and how to apply. Application Deadline: Midnight on the date of the deadline listed for that particular role.

Latest Blog Posts


Does Democracy Deliver Development?

In the mountains of Afghanistan, American capitalism won its jihad against Soviet communism. Moscow’s tentacles could no longer cling onto those imprisoned behind the...

FGM: is action finally being taken?

It’s cutting season. With the UK summer school holidays, hundreds of girls could be at risk of being sent abroad and subjected to Female...

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