Kathryn Green blogs for Interdisciplinary Exchanges

The ‘Interdisciplinary Exchanges‘ seminar series on natural resource management in the 21st century, funded by the ESRC and supported by SIID, now has its own blog! SIID Research Associate Kathryn Green kicks off the series with her piece on ‘Food Security: Sparing and Sharing Food‘


Dr. Jojo Nem Singh in Brazil for research on Brazil’s energy policies

SIID researcher Jojo Nem Singh is travelling to Brazil to undertake fieldwork exploring the impact of the Brazilian oil and gas industries in the renewable energy sector, and investigating  government strategies for innovation in sustainable development.


Johan Oldekop joins IFRI as Marie Curie Research Fellow

Dr. Johan Oldekop has joined the International Forestry Resources and Institutions (IFRI) network at the University of Michigan for a two year fellowship under the Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowships Programme.


Dr. Jojo Nem Singh to present at the York Centre for Asian Research, Canada

Dr. Jojo Nem Singh, Lecturer in Development and Research Associate in SIID, will be giving a guest lecture at the York Centre for Asian Research (YCAR) on 25th March: “Researching Contentious Politics and Mining Regimes: Comparisons from Latin America and Southeast Asia”


Dr. Jojo Nem Singh to embark on WUN funded project: Developing compatible energy & climate strategies.

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Jojo Nem Singh will be partnering with Dr. Hårvard Haarstad (University of Bergen, Norway), and James van Alstine (University of Leeds) on a new research program aimed at exploring and developing compatible climate and energy strategies. The program, supported by the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) Research Development Fund, […]


Dr. Johan Oldekop returns from IFRI meeting on community forestry

SIID Research Associate, Dr.Johan Oldekop, has recently returned from the US after participating in a workshop on community forestry hosted by SESYNC  at the University of Maryland and organised by IFRI at the University of Michigan, whom he will join as Marie Curie Research Fellow in March 2014. The workshop was the second of three Venture […]