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.

27.07.16

The Land of Potatoes, Tea and Trees: ‘Roots’ Out of Poverty?

Third 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.

08.07.16

Longterm Livelihood Change in Tanzania​: Resurveying Domestic Units in Gitting

First blog from a series on Dan Brockington’s ESRC/DfID project: Exploring long-term livelihood change in Tanzania.

14.06.16

Perceptions of food insecurity among Ghanaians living in Greater Manchester

Public Health Nutritionist and doctoral student, Hibbah A. Saeed, discusses factors impacting food insecurity amongst migrant populations in Greater Manchester.

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.