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Welcome to David South Consulting!


 Dear all,

Welcome to the home of David South Consulting/David South International (DSC/DSI)! This website gathers together an archive of past work spanning over two decades, while also showing current areas of interest and clients. We work around the world and with decision-makers looking to make change. 

If you are a client seeking support, then please contact us directly through our email (mailto: davidsouthconsulting@gmail.com) or our Contact page. We can also have a confidential meeting in our base city, London, UK (or snowmobile on a glacier in Iceland - your choice!). Please also take a look at our Services and our About page for further details. We focus on Health, Human Development and Innovation. 

2011 saw the launch of new global magazine Southern Innovator (SI). The magazine's next four issues followed in 2012, 2013 and 2014. This groundbreaking magazine packed a big punch for its small size (just 60 pages) and helped launch a global revolution in innovation and innovator awareness. 

An ad promoting the magazine's fourth issue is below:


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Case studies

GOSH ¦ 2001 to 2003

Award-winning Child Health Web Portal

Britain’s best-loved children’s hospital and charity, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust (GOSH), contracted me to lead a two-year project to modernise the hospital’s web presence and take its brand into the 21st century. GOSH is both Britain’s oldest children’s...

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“Congratulations on another great newsletter that’s packed with fascinating information! I really enjoy getting it each month.”
Whitney Harrelson, Making Cents, Washington D.C.

“An outstanding example of how a hospital can create quality, authoritative information on issues relating to health in a fun, child-centred and accessible way.”
Cable and Wireless Childnet Award on Children First health web portal, 2003

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What's new

Happy New Year from David South Consulting and David South International!

From "one of the biggest peacetime economic collapses ever" to the mobile and information technology revolution in the global South, David South Consulting has responded with inspiring public content.

DS Consulting Impact Summary is now online. It covers some high-impact achievements in health, human development and innovation from 1997 to 2014.

The Southern Innovator Summary of Impact for 2012 to 2014 is available for reading. It covers the achievements to date and makes the case for future funding for Southern Innovator for the years 2015 to 2017. Help us to scale-up here: https://davidsouthconsulting.org/southern-innovator-scale-up-fundraiser/. It is also possible to download the current and previous impact summaries together here: Southern Innovator Impact Summaries 2012 to 2014.

Issue 5 of Southern Innovator (ISBN 978-0-9920217-0-2) launched in early 2014. The theme is waste and recycling. This is the time to get on board and support Southern Innovator for 2016-2017 and onwards. Contact the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) headquarters in New York for details on how to help support the magazine. Also, you can place advance orders for copies of the magazine. Back issues: Issue 1, Issue 2, Issue 3, Issue 4, Issue 5.

On Google Books: 

Southern Innovator Issue 1: Mobile Phones and Information Technology

Southern Innovator Issue 2: Youth and Entrepreneurship

Southern Innovator Issue 3: Agribusiness and Food Security

Southern Innovator Issue 4: Cities and Urbanization

Southern Innovator Issue 5: Waste and Recycling

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On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DavidSouthConsulting

My journalism portfolio on Muck Rack: https://muckrack.com/david-south

My books, magazines, newsletters, papers and research materials are archived at Academia.edu: https://independent.academia.edu/DavidSouth

Online story archive of e-newsletter Development Challenges, South-South Solutions for the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC): 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

We have new Case Studies on past accomplishments here: 

Case Study 1

Case Study 2

Case Study 3

Case Study 4

Case Study 5 

Case Study 6 

Case Study 7