16.12.14

PhD Studentships available as part of new network on climate change

Three fully funded studentships are available for Autumn 2015, researching collective action on climate change

13.10.14

Resources from ‘Urban Violence in Africa’ now available

The podcast and presentation slides from the joint event with the Africa Research Institute are now available

24.04.14

SIID researchers work with WUN in South Africa

In March 2014, SIID researchers Paula Meth and Lorenza Fontana visited the University of Cape Town to establish and cultivate research links, under the Worldwide Universities Network Research (WUN) Mobility Programme.

15.04.14

Tom Goodfellow contributes to latest special issue of Journal of Eastern African Studies

Dr. Tom Goodfellow, Lecturer in Urban Studies and International Development and SIID Research Affiliate, has published a paper in the Journal of Eastern African Studies as part of their special issue “Rwanda under the RPF: Assessing twenty years of post-conflict governance“. In remembrance of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, the journal is offering full free online […]

19.02.14

“Urban citizens of ‘another world’”- Ryan Centner Seminar, 27th Feb

Thursday 27th February, 15.30-17.00, D3c, Geography & Planning Building Research Seminar from Dr. Ryan Centner, Assistant Professor of Urban Geography, LSE Dr Centner is an urban and development scholar, engaged in ongoing projects that investigate urban social change, transformation of the built environment, and their connections to larger political struggles – from Latin America (especially […]

20.11.13

Urban Studies: Dennis Rodgers seminar and Special Issue launch- 16th Dec

The departments of Town and Regional Planning and Geography, in collaboration with SIID, are hosting the following seminar and Special Issue launch event on 16 December. Of vagrants, migrants, delinquents, and penitents: Barrio life in Nicaragua Monday 16th December 4:00-5.30pm, RJRR, Geography & Planning Building Seminar by Dennis Rodgers, University of Glasgow Drawing on ex-gang member […]