21.12.16

Can national economic growth benefit poor rural areas of Africa?

Tanzania’s poses a typical but urgent development question

16.11.16

Is wildlife trafficking a threat to global security?

The value of the global illegal trade in wildlife ranks as the 3rd biggest illicit activity. But is it also a source of instability and a security threat because of its links to terrorism?

03.11.16

Collaboration in international development research: Disseminating findings and building partnerships

As part of #SIIDspotlight, Chris Flower discusses shifts in livelihoods in the Afar region of Ethiopia

13.09.16

Coffee Break: Potentials and Pitfalls for Meru Farmers’ Prosperity

Fifth and final blog from a series on Dan Brockington’s ESRC/DfID project: Exploring long-term livelihood change in Tanzania.

23.08.16

“Hidden Crisis”: Fieldwork training in Uganda

Dr. Luke Whaley and Prof. Frances Cleaver are part of a large consortium project researching non-functional water points in sub-Saharan Africa.

02.08.16

From Pyramid to ‘Pointed Egg’?: Preliminary Observations on Longterm Rural Livelihoods & Wealth Segmentation in Morogoro, Tanzania

Fourth blog from a series on Dan Brockington’s ESRC/DfID project: Exploring long-term livelihood change in Tanzania.