University Education


University Education  (Scientific and Research Institutions)

Amsterdam Institute for International Development (AIID)
Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
Roetersstraat 31
1018 WB Amsterdam
Tel:020 - 444 90 97
Fax:020 - 444 90 95

The Amsterdam Institute for International Development (AIID) is a joint initiative of the Universiteit van Amsterdam (UvA) and the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU). Both universities have a long history and an outstanding reputation in scientific education and research in a broad range of disciplines. AIID was founded in 2000 by the two universities as a network linking their best experts in international development and to engage in policy debates.

One of the research projects of AIID in India is:
  • The ‘Low Flow’ Problem: Researching reduced dry season streamflow in the Indian Himalaya