Overseas Development Institute (ODI)

an independent, global think tank.

ODI undertakes cutting-edge research and analysis to generate evidence, ideas and solutions. ODI acts as trusted, expert advisers to those making change around the world. ODI brings people together to turn ideas into action. And ODI communicates its work around the world to increase its reach and impact.

Vision: A sustainable and peaceful world in which everyone thrives
Mission: To harness the power of evidence and ideas through research and partnership to confront challenges, develop solutions and create change.

Latest news and articles

Moving the Needle – Coastal Risk to Resilience

Bringing together local stakeholders, investment, and international cooperation creates opportunities to transform from risk to resilience.

From Risk to Resilience

What are the five resilience attributes that help resilience flourish?

Women Raise the Roof

Organisations like Mahila Housing Trust and Slum Dwellers International work with women to design safe, resilient housing solutions.

Winners of the Catalytic Grant Awards

Three teams will be awarded with a $5000 grant. The award is a joint effort from Climate Justice Resilience Fund (CJRF), Global Resilience Partnership (GRP), and International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD).

Want Peace and Security? Start by Fixing the Global Food System

Ahead of the 2021 UN Food Systems Summit researchers push for the need to prioritize solutions that contribute to sustainable and just food system transformations