Practical Action Publishing

Practical Action Publishing helps to build the skills and capabilities of researchers and practitioners involved in international development through the dissemination of knowledge in a variety of mediums, including books and peer reviewed journals. Over the past 40 years, as well a pursuing an independent publishing programme, we have collaborated with a number of international development organizations including UNDP, Care International, DFID, IFRC, Save the Children, Oxfam, UNICEF, FAO and many others. For a full list of collaborating institutions click here.

Development Bookshop

Order Practical Action Publishing books through our online bookshop – Europe's leading online bookshop for international development and technology

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Latest Catalogue

Download our latest full title catalogue

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Browse our peer reviewed journals- Waterlines, Enterprise Development & Microfinance, and Food Chain online

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Digital Collections

Find out about our new platform providing access to our online book collections, available for subscription purchase or perpetual sale.

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