Useful Development API Resources

IDS Knowledge Services Resources

We will shortly be adding some useful resources for using the IDS Knowledge Services API, such as a PHP library and CF wrappers for the API.

In the mean time, please look at the API documentation or email us for further information about the API

Plug ins

OneWorld South Asia have developed a IDS Knowledge Services plug in for the popular Joomla CMS
The plug in allows the administrator to select content from either BRIDGE or Eldis, and import this as new articles in the site.
Plug in for Joomla 1.5
Plug in for Joomla 1.6 and 1.7

Other Development API Resources

World Bank API - Access World Bank indicator, projects and financial data via their API

AidInfo - Explore the International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI) Registry of aid-spending data by using their API, their IATI Explorer XML Toolkit or their IATI Codelist API.

Guardian Open Platform - Search the large global development section of this UK news source for the latest news and commentary from around the world.