27.01.17

Invisible irrigators: how small-scale Tanzanian farmers are making a difference

New research reveals that official statistics often don’t include irrigation set up and run by individual farmers.

21.12.16

Can national economic growth benefit poor rural areas of Africa?

Tanzania’s poses a typical but urgent development question

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

11.10.16

Earth care, people care and ‘fair share’

Exploring the transformative potential of permaculture in the global South

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.

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.