Famine doesn’t just ‘happen’ – and those who cause it must be held to account
Food has long been used as an instrument of power
Is Humanitarian Journalism in Crisis?
What can we do about it?
Mapping the UK development sector
Maps can be dangerous things. #SIIDspotlight
SIID & GDI at Small Charities International Development Debate
As part of Small Charities Week, the SIID/GDI project team presented the latest findings from a research project examining the UK development NGO sector.
Designer activism and post-democracy
Re-blog from Alex de Waal: for campaigners committed to transformational social change, the unscripted howl of celebrities is a weak peg on which to hang a movement.
Rebuilding Barpak: resilience and the difficult transition from emergency relief to long-term reconstruction
One year on from the Nepal earthquake we discuss resilience and resconstruction in Barpak, the village closest to the epicenter of the earthquake.