Thank you for your interest in joining the DSAI! 


Why not avail of our membership package that includes attendance at the 2019 DSAI Annual Conference? This year's conference will take place on 14-15th November 2019 at the Marino Institute of Education, Dublin.


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Waged Rate€50€25
Concession Rate €25€15


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Benefits of membership

The Development Studies Association, Ireland is a membership-based and membership-driven organisation including individual and institutional members. Being a member of DSA Ireland helps you stay informed on latest updates from accross the development studies community in Ireland. It also provides opportunities to actively connect with others in the community across reasearch, policy and practice.  

  • Study Group membership - we currently have eight active study groups, which you can join.
  • Networking opportunities to connect with a community of like-minded people working in development, through our annual conference, summer school and workshop events. The Development Studies Association Ireland is linked into the  European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes (EADI) the leading European network in the field of development research and training. A member of the Steering Committee of DSAI sits on the Executive Committee of EADI, and so DSAI connects into the Europe-wide network of institutes, researchers and students of various disciplines in the field of development studies. 
  • Stay informed on latest updates - news, job opportunities, calls for papers - and events.
  • Promote your own news, publications or research through the network.
  • Post notices for research or policy collaborations or support.  Whether you are an individual researcher, NGO or part of a research project and are looking for collaborators, expertise, advice or inputs policy or research designs/proposals - why not reach out to the community through our network.
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