UNU-WIDER Ranked as a Top-Ten International Development Think Tank

The United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER) ranked among the world's top-ten International Development Think Tanks, according to the 2010 Global Go-To Think Tank Ranking report.

A video of a presentation by Dr James G. McGann, Director of Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program and Assistant Director of the International Relations Program, University of Pennsylvania, which took place at UN Headquarters on 18 January 2011, is available online.

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