CDN is part of a wider network of institutions dealing with development topics:

The CDN, through the Centre for Cooperation and Development-CICOPS, is an active member of EADI - European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes. EADI is an independent and non-profit making international non-governmental organization whose main purpose is to promote development research and training activities in economic, social, cultural, technological, institutional and environmental areas. Their on line library that collects the members' pubblications is a valuable tool for our community.

Peaceprogram (
The PEACE Programme - Palestinian European Academic Cooperation in Education was established in 1991 as a joint effort to alleviate the impasse of Palestinian universities. Among the activities promoted by the Programme are staff exchange, scholarships for deserving young scholars, promotion of new academic programs and conferences in the field of higher education.

Human Development and Capabilities Association – HDCA (
The Human Development and Capability Association is a global community of academics and practitioners that seeks to build an intellectual community around the ideas of human development and the capability approach, and relate these ideas to the policy arena. The association promotes research within many disciplines, ranging from economics to philosophy, development studies, health, education, law, government, sociology, and more. In particular, prof. Enrica Chiappero is an active member of the Association, already covering the chair of Vice-President from 2004-2008 and 2010-2011.



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