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.

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.

11.07.16

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

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

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.