Urban land and conflict in the global South

As part of #SIIDspotlight, Melanie Lombard discusses urban land conflict.


Key moments from the IDS 50 Conference: States, Markets & Society

Ellie Chowns reflects on key debates from the IDS 50 Conference.


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.


The politics of toilet building in the Indian Himalayas

SIID Research Affiliate Richard Axelby discusses the challenges to ending open defecation in Himachal Pradesh, part of the National Government’s ‘Clean India’ campaign.


Geopolitics and fuel queues: postcard from inside ‘blockaded’ Nepal

Simon Rushton on the geopolitics of the Nepal fuel blockade.