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Department of Political Science


GDS - Global Development Studies


The Global Development Studies (GDS) is a research and teaching center on the interrelated themes of development, ecology, and climate change that have important implications for human conditions, the natural environment, and social relations at the global, regional, national, and grassroots levels. It is also the core group responsible for developing, coordinating, and managing research-based teaching. It is a two-year Master’s program in Development, Ecology and Climate Change (DEC), at the Department of Political Science, Aalborg University, Denmark

GDS is composed of a dynamic and dedicated team of researchers and scholars who have specializations and research interests in the broader field of the social sciences from critical, historical, and interdisciplinary perspectives.