In memoriam, Sirkku Hellsten
–Sirkku passed away February 7, 2018; our condolences to her husband, Blue and to all her friends about the globe. Memorials are in planning. —
Welcome to the webpage of the International Development Ethics Association. This website provides news about recent and future discussions and research on development ethics.
IDEA promotes ethical discussion of development: the nature of ethically desirable development, ethical means for achieving development, and ethical dilemmas arising in the practice of development. IDEA members include researchers and students from a range of academic disciplines pertaining to development, along with practitioners working with a variety of development NGOs, agencies, and institutions.