Macro- Development Research initiative



To involve students in the research, analysis, debate, and dissemination of information related to development in a broad interdisciplinary manner. This information shall be used to provide the academic community and general public with useful guidance on understanding development issues at hand in the world.



To develop professional, leadership skills and human potential of future young leaders through research, analysis, and dissemination information related to Development to the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies and to the public in general.



To be a benchmark organization in the international development field and as a generator of knowledge and a trainer of leading and exemplary professionals, in a sustainable way.

Future Activities:

  • Our first annual Youth Thinking Ahead 2021 summit, The Future of Work. Together with TASC, PDC and the Centre for Trade and Economic Integration of IHEID.

Future Events :

  • Geneva Negotiation, under construction.

Our Team

Executive Director: Manuel León:

Treasury: Vu, The Hung. 

Operations: Anna Carvajal