Lorenza Fontana awarded RGS-IBG Grant

SIID researcher awarded Royal Geographical Society grant to explore the challenges of ethnic-based participation in natural resource governance


ID100 Paper Published

SIID has just published the results of a global consultative exercise to identify 100 key questions for development policy and research. #ID100


To Eradicate or to Legalize? Read SIID researchers’ new paper on Child Labour

Dr. Lorenza Fontana & Prof. Jean Grugel publish new paper on the ILO Convention 182 and child labour debates in Bolivia.


SIID Celebrates World Social Justice Day

Today, February 20th 2015, is the World Day of Social Justice. The General Assembly of the United Nations has pledged to promote the equitable distribution of income and greater access to resources through equity and equality and opportunity for all. As an institute, SIID promotes a vision of international development as a struggle for social justice […]


Registration now open for the Annual Postgraduate Conference

“Reflecting on development: Global narratives, local realities” takes place March 12th 2015, at The University of Sheffield


Kathryn Green publishes new paper on Participatory Forestry

SIID Research Associate Dr. Kathryn Green has just published a new paper on the politics of ‘participatory forestry’ in Tanzania