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"‘Vision’ for Development Practice Education "

From The Berkeley Blog
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Colombian University Launches Master’s in Development Practice Program

A coalition of schools at the Universidad de los Andes are launching a two-year Master’s in Development Practice degree geared toward mid-career professionals.
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An Evaluation of the Master's in Development Practice Initiative

The Foundation commissioned this evaluation to examine the quality and strength of the individual programs and Global MDP Association, the capacity of the Global MDP Secretariat to support the Association, the demand for the program as ...
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MDP Programs Continue to Grow

With MacArthur support, four more universities launched Master’s in Development Practice programs in the fall of 2011, following 15 schools that established MDP programs over the previous two years.

Master of Development Practice at University of Peradeniya

From Sri Lanka's Daily News
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Master's in Development Practice

Since 2008, MacArthur has helped 20 institutions of higher learning in 15 countries to create new, graduate Master’s in Development Practice programs with the long-term goal of establishing a new field of development practice.

A Cross-Disciplinary Approach to Education

John McArthur of Columbia University's Earth Institute says changes underway in higher education will help redefine the model of the university in the next half century.

Enrollment in MDP Programs Expands

This fall, with support from MacArthur, nine universities worldwide are welcoming the first students for new Master’s in Development Practice degree programs.

Building a Global Academic Network

A commentary by John McArthur discusses the Foundation's support of a new global master's program in sustainable development, a recommendation of the international commission.