21.08.14

Kathryn Green to publish paper on ‘Green Grabbing’ in Tanzania

We’re pleased to announce that SIID Research Associate Kathryn Green has had her paper, ‘Green Grabbing and the Dynamics of Local Level Engagement with Neoliberalization in Tanzania’s Wildlife Management Areas’, accepted for publication by the Journal of Peasant Studies.

18.08.14

Lorenza Fontana in Argentina for research on global governance and child labour

Research Associate Dr.Lorenza Fontana is in Argentina this month to continue her fieldwork into child labour and the impact of international human rights law.

12.08.14

Paula Meth awarded British Academy Grant

SIID researcher, Dr. Paula Meth, has been awarded a British Academy(BA)/Leverhulme Small Research Grant to conduct research on domestic violence in relation to housing formalisation in India and South Africa

06.08.14

Kathryn Green blogs for Interdisciplinary Exchanges

The ‘Interdisciplinary Exchanges‘ seminar series on natural resource management in the 21st century, funded by the ESRC and supported by SIID, now has its own blog! SIID Research Associate Kathryn Green kicks off the series with her piece on ‘Food Security: Sparing and Sharing Food‘

05.08.14

Dr. Jojo Nem Singh in Brazil for research on Brazil’s energy policies

SIID researcher Jojo Nem Singh is travelling to Brazil to undertake fieldwork exploring the impact of the Brazilian oil and gas industries in the renewable energy sector, and investigating  government strategies for innovation in sustainable development.

01.08.14

Next steps for ID100

On 1-2 July 2014 the ID100 project reached an important milestone, as 30 experts from all over the world met in Sheffield for a two day workshop to decide on the 100 critical questions for International Development research and policy.