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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12.11.15

Innovative Practice through CLEAR IDEAS

A collaborative workshop between the University of Sheffield’s Management School, SIID and the ESRC has used CLEAR IDEAS methodology to problem solve and increase innovation in practice amongst the international development NGO sector.

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10.11.15

The SDGs: a view from the Asia Pacific Urban Forum in Jakarta

Seth Schindler gives his insights into the Asia Pacific Urban Forum, discussing how regional actors & civil society can find consenus in the context of urban development issues and the SDGs.

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