09.02.17

The contested terrain of urban citizenship

In 2009 more than 50% of the world’s population lived in urban areas

19.07.16

A “Hidden Crisis”: Rural groundwater supply in sub-Saharan Africa

Dr. Luke Whaley and Prof. Frances Cleaver are part of a large consortium project researching non-functional water points in sub-Saharan Africa.

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.

08.06.16

The fight against food insecurity: lessons from Brazil

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

06.04.16

Poor Numbers

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

30.03.16

New global goals, new mindsets?

In this guest blog Tony German, Strategic Advisor at Development Initiatives, discusses the SDGs, inequality and the Data Revolution.