17.08.16

ICT and Disaster Response: the case of Nepal

Masters student Olivia Crane discusses the role of ICT in disaster response following the 2015 Nepal earthquake.

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.

27.07.16

The Land of Potatoes, Tea and Trees: ‘Roots’ Out of Poverty?

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

24.06.16

An Uncomfortable Cosiness: The Oslo REDD+ Exchange

Rob Hardie looks at structural failures and potential solutions following the 2016 REDD+ Oslo Exchange.

22.06.16

Building Civil Society in Post-Genocide Rwanda

Dan Hammett is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Geography. In April 2016, he was awarded SIID seedcorn funding to support a project exploring nascent civil society in post-genocide Rwanda.

15.06.16

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.