UK Experts

UK International Development Think Tanks

Institute of Development Studies (IDS) - Media Directory

Overseas Development Institute (ODI) - Media Centre*

International Policy Network (IPN) - media enquiries/ press releases

Panos Think Tank - Key people

Other Top UK Foreign Policy Think Tanks

Chatham House* - media

Foreign Policy Centre - press

International Institute for Strategic Studies - IISS Expertise Page

The European Council on Foreign Relations* - Experts

The Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)* - Media Centre

The Climate Group* - People - Press

UK Universities

University of Oxford Find an expert For journalists looking for an Oxford academic to provide expert comment and/or background briefing on a story

- Oxford Climate change experts

University of Cambridge Find an expert Details of the University's experts who are happy to be contacted by the media

LSE Experts The London School of Economics provides a keyword searchable database of academics, many of whom have knowledge of global development issues and/or have indicated their prior media experience.

SOAS Experts Search School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London

UCL Find An Expert University College London

Imperial College Media Guide Details of over 700 members of Imperial College's academic staff who are willing to talk to the media on their subjects of expertise.

Warwick Experts Directory University of Warwick

University of Manchester: Looking for an Expert? Request Form

University of St Andrews: Need an expert?

Queen's University, Belfast Experts Directory


*Past Prospect Think Tank of the Year award winner.

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