09.02.16

Faith-based organisations & their role in tackling adolescent obesity in South Africa

Dr Paula Griffiths and Dr Rebecca Pradeilles discuss a new study conducted in adolescents in Johannesburg- Soweto, South Africa.

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25.01.16

African data can bring fresh insights to management and social entrepreneurship studies

Originally posted on the LSE Business Review, SIID fellow David Littlewood with Diane Holt, Ans Kolk and Miguel Rivera-Santos, argue that ethnic identification shapes managerial practice.

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15.01.16

How changing urban diets are linked to poor health and climate change

SIID and Grantham Centre researchers attended the UN Conference on Climate Change (COP21) in December 2015. In this blog, ScHARR Professor, Michelle Holdsworth, discusses how unhealthy diets globally are both a cause and an effect of climate change.

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07.01.16

Combining social photography and the SDGs in Huanchaco, Peru

A collaborative project between the Otra Cosa Network and FairMail, the ‘Nuestra Voz’ exhibition has given a voice to marginalised young people in the global South.

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16.12.15

Public participation in ‘Smart City’ planning for Kalyan-Dombivli: critical reflections

Vidya Sagar explores the expectation and exclusion of India’s urban poor during the Smart City planning process in Kalyan-Dombivli, India

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23.11.15

New directions in historical climate-society research

SIID fellow, Matthew Hanaford, explores how the past can inform current challenges around climate change.

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