The fight against food insecurity: lessons from Brazil

Cecilie Dyngeland discusses the effectiveness and environmental impact of Brazil’s Zero Hunger Programme.


The trend towards sustainable food systems calls for a change in scientific research rationale

A guest blog from Nicolas Bricas, Director of the UNESCO World Food Systems Chair.


Nairobi slums: value-added outcomes in exclusive breastfeeding (EBF) intervention

Our guest blog from Dr Paula Griffiths explores the unexpected benefits of an Exclusive Breastfeeding (EBF) study in Nairobi, Kenya


Poor Numbers

Morten Jerven – keynote at our SIID Annual Lecture & Postgraduate Conference – discusses the problems of ‘poor numbers’.


Property taxes, public services and wealth: Placing property taxation, redistribution and social justice in an ethical context

Tom Goodfellow discusses social justice and the ethics of property taxation in developing countries.


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.